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Wedding dress Date: 1884 Culture: American Medium: silk Dimensions: (a) Length at CB: 22 in. (55.9 cm) (b) Length at CB: 39 in. (99.1 cm) Credit Line: Gift of Mrs. Mabel A. Lawrence, 1949 Accession Number: C.I.49.26a, b Wedding Dressses, Winter Wedding Dresses, 1880S, 19Th Century, 1800, Dresses 1884, Met Museum, Metropolitan Museums, Vintage Clothing
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