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Wedding Ensemble

Description

Three piece wedding ensemble. Bodice [a]: Brown and black plaid; long bell shaped sleeves; eight black and gilt fancy buttons; bodice boned and lined with linen. Skirt [b]: lined with glazed cotton and brown woolen tape at hem edge; matching cape and bell sleeves trimmed with wide brown ribbon. Cape [c]: Flase hood with brown tassle.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1857
wedding date
Material
cotton (textile)
linen (material)
silk (textile)
stitching
Object type
Clothing -- Outerwear
Descriptive terms
Cotton
cotton (textile)
Gown, Wedding
Hand Stitched
Linen
linen (material)
Plaid
plaids
Silk
silk (textile)
stitching
Wedding
wedding dresses
weddings
Women's clothing
Accession Number
1944.299A-C
GUSN
53750
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