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Wedding dress

Sleeveless wedding dress with bodice of blush colored, pleated silk taffeta with appliqued flowers at neckline and dropped waistline, full skirt made of silk net over silk petticoat. Blue label: Priscilla of Boston

Provenance

2011, gift of Priscilla of Boston to the MFA (Accession date: December 30, 2011)

Credit Line

Gift of Priscilla of Boston in honor of Elizabeth Dirico and Teresinha McGonigal

American, 1950s

Dimensions

CF: 57"

Accession Number

2011.2240

Medium or Technique

Sik taffeta with silk tulle, applique flowers

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes