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Object Name Dress, Wedding
Year Range from 1875
Year Range to 1900
Description bodice - 13” long. Skirt - 40 1/2 to 57” long. 2-piece white satin wedding gown with pink brocade collar and gathered brocade and lace jabot. Bodice had hook and eye closing as well as button holes (no buttons) with pink ribbon bows down the front. Sleeves are trimmed with gathered brocade cuffs as well as two layers of pleated silk. Bodice has (tails” in back trimmed with pink lace ribbons, brocade edging on lower bodice hem.
White silk skirt with pink satin brocade inset down the front, bordered by sil pleats and pink ribbons. Pleats and pink ribbons continue around to train in back. Train lined in muslin and attaches to the waist via hook & eyes.
Accession Number 1975.4561