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Bodice

Description

Green, red, brown and white large paisley pattern printed on cotton; faded; small round collar faced with tan glazed linen twill and trimmed with white scalloped lace ruffle; brown silk ribbon bow attached below collar; hip length; concealed hook and eye closure down center front; long narrow sleeves with lace ruffle and silk bow at wrist; pleated at center back from collar to waist; brown silk ribbon ties at waist; fully lined with glazed tan linen and twill.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1880-1890
Inscriptions
Embossed hooks: ""NICHOLLS""
Material
cotton (textile)
lace (needlework)
linen (material)
printing (process)
silk (textile)
Object type
Clothing--Outerwear
Descriptive terms
BODICE
bodices
Cotton
cotton (textile)
Lace
lace (needlework)
Linen
linen (material)
paisley
Paisley
printing (process)
Silk
silk (textile)
Transfer Printed
Accession Number
1993.225
Credit Line
Gift of Weston Historical Society
GUSN
11724

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