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Wedding Dress

Description

Cream silk satin wedding dress with net overlay; bodice has pointed front; back lacing; boned; broad neckline and cap sleeves with cream fringe ruching; bundles of flowers at shoulders and front; lace trim. Skirt has cartridge pleats at back. Net overlay has striped ribbon around hem. Bodice and skirt lined with white cotton.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1848-1852
Material
net (textile)
satin
silk (textile)
stitching
Object type
Clothing -- Outerwear
Descriptive terms
dresses (garments)
Gown, Wedding
Hand Stitched
Net
net (textile)
Satin
satin
Silk
silk (textile)
stitching
Wedding
wedding dresses
weddings
Women's clothing
Accession Number
1945.285A
GUSN
54033
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