Bridesmaid's Dress

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1965-1980

GUSN

GUSN-51162

Description

Powder blue floor length rayon dress (Rayon has stubs); broad neckline with low neck at back; short sleeves with cream lace and blue velvet ribbon trim; darts at front; empire waist; blue velvet bow with streamers extending to hem; bodice liend with blue polyester; skirt lined with interfacing; zipper at center back.

Details

Descriptive Terms

dresses (garments)
stitching
machine-made
polyester
rayon
weddings
Women's clothing
Polyester
Rayon
Hand Stitched
Wedding
DRESS

Inscription

Woven label at shoulder and waist: 1) ""Pricilla of Boston"" 2) Zipper ""TALON""

Associated Events

Caroline Hollingsworth

Related Items

Title Women's Bridesmaid's Headdress Accession Number 1986.835
Title Bridesmaid's Shoes Accession Number 1986.836
Title Handkerchief Accession Number 1986.837

Maker

Priscilla of Boston (Maker)

Location of Origin

Boston, MA, USA

Object Type

Clothing--Outerwear

Accession Number

1986.834

Places

Massachusetts (United States)