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Woman's bridal ensemble in two parts (dress, hat)

Light pink silk, short bridal gown with a layer of white tulle adorned by white faux pearls sewn to create a floral pattern. The bodice has a deep V neckline with pearls bordering it. The sleeves consist of white tulle with long strands of pearls, beginning at the shoulder and hanging down each...

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Provenance

By 2009, in collection of Yolanda Cellucci of Waltham, MA; gift of Cellucci to the MFA (Accession date: September 16, 2009)

Credit Line

Gift of Yolanda of Yolanda Enterprises Inc.

American, 1980s

Object Place

United States

Dimensions

Dress: center back: 66 cm (26 in.) Hat: height x width: 15 x 36 in.; circumference x length: 64 x 40 cm (38.1 x 91.4 cm, 25 3/16 x 15 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

2009.4209.1-2

Medium or Technique

Plastic; silk plain weave; tulle; metal; pearls; silk satin weave; padding; plastic beads; cotton plain weave; bias tape; glue/stiffening component

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes