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Wedding Dress

Description

Cream silk moire wedding gown with dotted ground. High neck edged with net. Short sleeves with piping and trimmed with scalloped silk lace. Bodice is boned and lined with cotton twill and hook and eye closure to waist. Cartridge pleats all around at waist. Skirt lined with glazed cotton.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1852-1854
Material
cotton (textile)
glazing (coating)
moiré
silk (textile)
stitching
tin (metal)
Object type
Clothing -- Outerwear
Descriptive terms
Cotton
cotton (textile)
dots
Dotted
dresses (garments)
glazing (coating)
Gown, Wedding
Hand Stitched
Moire
moiré
Silk
silk (textile)
stitching
tin (metal)
Tin Glazed
Wedding
wedding dresses
weddings
Women's clothing
Accession Number
1955.M5
GUSN
45665

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