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Wedding dress

American
1848


Object Place: United States

Accession Number

46.1205a-e

Medium or Technique

Cotton mull with silver embroidery

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Of Indian fabric. Wedding dress in 4 parts (a-d) and extra piece of mull (e). Dress worn by Dr. Brigham’s grandmother, Ellen E. Wheeler, born January 23, 1828, died in 1898, married in Boston December 5, 1848, to Edward Slade, 1825-1885.

Credit Line

Gift of Dr. and Mrs. F. Gorham Brigham