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

American
1858


Object Place: USA

Dimensions

107 cm (42 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

51.1345c

Medium or Technique

Silk and tulle

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

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 evenly spaced all around; (c) white tulle overskirt with two tulle flounces; (d) stole deepest at center back with two long lappets in front, edged with tulle fluting.

Credit Line

Gift of Ronald T. Lyman