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Wedding dress worn by Ella Lowell who married Arthur Lyman (overskirt)

Wedding dress; white taffeta under dress with white tulle over dress and stole, (a) bodice with widely flaring neckline fitted tightly at waist and pointed sharply center front and back, laced down back, short sleeves, tulle sewn to taffeta; (b) white taffeta skirt long very full with fullness...

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Gift of Ronald T. Lyman

American, 1858

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Silk and tulle


Textiles and Fashion Arts