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Wedding dress in two parts (petticoat)

Hoop petticoat for wedding dress

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, 1945–55

Accession Number

2011.2243.2

Medium or Technique

Rayon(?) net

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes