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Wedding dress

American
2011
Priscilla of Boston (American, 1947–2010)


Dimensions

CF: 55"

Accession Number

2011.2246

Medium or Technique

silk satin, rhinestones on net applique

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Contemporary Art, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Strapless wedding dress with bodice formed of bands of pleats at bust and V-front at dropped waist. Hem enrusted with rhinestone beadwork, extending to long train in back. Rhinestone applique at bust centerfront. Zip closure back with decorative covered buttons. Label: Platinum for Priscilla of Boston. Model # PL362

Provenance

2011, year-end gift of Priscilla of Boston to the MFA. (Accession Date: January 25, 2012)

Credit Line

Gift of Priscilla of Boston in honor of Elizabeth Dirico and Teresinha McGonigal