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Wedding dress

Long-sleeved ivory silk satin sheath dress with princess seams, low round neckline and deep Watteau back extending into long train. Front two sleeve cuffs embellished with pearls and white beads in floral pattern. Sleeves finished with row of 14 covered buttons. 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, 1960s

Dimensions

CF: 51.5"

Accession Number

2011.2241

Medium or Technique

Silk satin, embroidered with glass beads and faux pearls

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes