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Wedding dress in two parts, of white satin; bodice (a) fitted, slightly pointed at front of waistline, hooked down center back, bodice front trimmed with self folds curving together to form point in center front, short sleeves with upper part smocked and lower part trimmed with elaborate self...

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Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Samuel Mixter, Mrs. Samuel J. Mixter, and Mrs. Henry A. Morss, Jr.

American, about 1840

Object Place

United States

Dimensions

37 x 61.5 cm (14 9/16 x 24 3/16 in.) flat for storage

Accession Number

50.2364a-b

Medium or Technique

Silk satin, cotton lining, whalebone, metal hook & eye closures

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes