Prom Dress

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1961

GUSN

GUSN-223191

Description

"Waltz Length" white nylon strapless dress with bubble skirt, lined with white nylon net and having a floral border motif printed and flocked in light blue, green, and white. Shirred bodice front has blue satin bow under bust. Metal zipper, crinoline attached.

Details

Descriptive Terms

dresses (garments)
proms
nylon
satin
Dress

Maker

Filene's (Department Store) (Retailer)

Object Type

Clothing -- Outerwear

Dimensions

33 x 85 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Richard C. Nylander

Accession Number

2008.12.16.1

Date

1961 (May 26, 1961 -date of prom)

Places

Acton (Middlesex county, Massachusetts)
Massachusetts (United States)
Boston (Suffolk county, Massachusetts)