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One piece wedding dress

Ivory corded silk. Fitted bodice, deeply pointed in front and back; laced up back; low, round neck; sleeveless. Skirt full all around; short closure in back at left; short train. Worn and stained.

Provenance

Worn by Ellen Crosby Norcross of Lowell.

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Ruth Burke

American, 1860

Object Place

USA

Accession Number

56.819

Medium or Technique

Silk

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes