Wedding Gown

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

ca. 1905

GUSN

GUSN-221572

Description

Two piece wedding gown made of ecru-colored satin and lace; bodice (a) has satin criss-cross front, satin cumberbund and satin leg-o-mutton sleeves cuffed at elbow; lace surrounds satin in front; lace sleeves from elbow to wrist; lace v-neck. Skirt (b): satin a-line skirt iwth double piping down front; tiered satin train with lace insert at edges.

Details

Descriptive Terms

wedding dresses
satin
lace (needlework)
silk (textile)
hand sewing
Gown, Wedding

Inscription

"L.P. Hollander & Co./ BOSTON NEW YORK NEWPORT" (sewn-in tags)
"Kleinert's/ T.M. REG.US PAT OFF./ Thrift/ JAPANESE SILK/ GUARANTEED/ MADE IN US AMERICA/ B2F 3 393" (stamped)

Maker

L.P. Hollander & Co.

Credit Line

Gift of Patricia Meyers, Charles Sullivan and Deborah Dusault

Accession Number

2001.259AB

Date

ca. 1905 (Altered in 1932)

Places

Probably Massachusetts (United States)
Probably Boston (Suffolk county, Massachusetts)

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