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Wedding dress

Wedding dress of machine made lace, (a) bodice with wide round neckline, elbow length sleeves with ruffled flounce, bertha at neck, bloused slightly at waistline, dress hooked down center back, bell shaped skirt with panels set off by heavier lace appliqué bands, full with train in back; (b)...

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Provenance

Worn by Mary Cabot Briggs, June 1, 1907

Credit Line

Gift of Dr. L. Cabot Briggs, in memory of his mother, Mary Cabot Briggs

French, 1907

Object Place

Paris, France

Accession Number

54.1770a

Medium or Technique

Machine-made lace; lace appliqué, taffeta

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes