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Catalog Number 1997.53.08
Object Name Gown, Wedding
Dimensions W-24 L-50 inches
Date 1915
Notes Ecru silk satin and lace wedding dress. Bodice of silk net with embroidered net lapels on beaded net "V" inset with glass cylinder beads around collarless neck. Over the shoulder satin strip and lace bertha; short sleeves with 4" wide ruffle. Straight satin skirt with two 16" wide overlays of embroidered lace with 3" wide bottom strip. Pleated satin cummerbund fastens in back, with pleated half-bow and 22" long streamer covering skirt placket. Eleven pairs of hooks and eyes close 26" deep back opening.
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Wedding
Historical