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Object Name Dress, Bridesmaid
Year Range from 1935.0
Year Range to 1950.0
Place of Origin Portsmouth, NH
Description Lavendar gown with a high round neckline with satin piping, and a blue netted yoke above a round band of gathered fabric. Short puffed sleeves lined with blue netting. Pointed waistline with piping. Round, full skirt with straight rolled hem. Fastens in the back with a long metal zipper. Separate tapered “sleeves” that go over the elbow and end in pointed cuffs. Probably home-made.
Accession Number 2010.5