Object Place: Paris, France
139 cm (54 3/4 in.)
Medium or Technique
Machine-made lace; lace appliqué, taffeta
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Wedding dress of machine made lace, (a) bodice with wide round neckline, elbow length sleeves with ruffled flounce, bertha at neck, bloused slightly at waistline, dress hooked down center back, bell shaped skirt with panels set off by heavier lace appliqué bands, full with train in back; (b) matching chemisette with high boned collar; a complete incorporated white underdress of white taffets; stamped in gold on waistband: PANEM 4 Rue Royal, Paris.
Worn by Mary Cabot Briggs, June 1, 1907
Gift of Dr. L. Cabot Briggs, in memory of his mother, Mary Cabot Briggs