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Woman's dress

American
about 1827


Object Place, Pennsylvania, United States

Dimensions

Center back: 116.8 cm (46 in.)

Accession Number

2005.522

Medium or Technique

Silk satin

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Woman's wedding dress of light brown silk satin with puffed sleeves trimmed at armseye with petal-shaped peices of fabric; hook and eye closures down center back

Provenance

Inherited by the donor in December 1986; 2005 Gift to MFA, September 21, 2005

Credit Line

Gift of the Lamont, Rosenthal, Sullivan, and Walker Families