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Wedding dress worn by Lucy Maria Brown

Wedding dress worn by Lucy Maria Brown (1868-1907) at her marriage to Charles Freeman Felt in Trinity Church, Newport, R. I., in 1889. A wedding dress in three parts of cream colored silk faille, bodice (a) fitted and boned, buttoned down center front, three quarter length tight fitted sleeves,...

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Credit Line

Gift of Miss Augusta B. Titus

American (Newport, Rhode Island), 1889

Object Place

Newport, [New England], Rhode Island, USA

Dimensions

Overall (bodice): 47.5 cm (18 11/16 in.) Length (skirt): 105 cm (41 5/16 in.) Center back (cape): 46 cm (18 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

52.604a-c

Medium or Technique

Silk; faille

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes