Bling!: Gorgeous Gowns and Dazzling Dresses :
Object Name:
Gown, Wedding
Object ID:
2011.59.1
Date:
October 6, 1956
Owned:
Anderson, Noryne Abraham
Used:
Oshkosh/Wedding
Made:
Green Bay, WI
Description:
Wedding dress of silver lame in princess-lines ending in full ballerina length skirt. Gently molded bodice with a modified scalloped scoop neckline and length sleeves with tucks by the elbow (originally had full sleeves that came to a point over the wrists and closed with tiny buttons-these were shortened after wedding to make into a cocktail dress). Dress also taken in on each of the princess-line seams after dress lent and a stain from spilled beverage was unable to be removed.

Stiffened petticoats, pearl coated "crown" and veil used with dress also donated.

Dress worn by Noryne Abraham with she married Chester Anderson. Dress made by well-known dressmaker in Green Bay, WI. but donor unable to remember name.

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