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Bodice

Description

Cream taffeta bodice with monochromatic floral trail pattern with rosebuds amd multi colored brocaded floral sprays; short puffed sleeves gathered into piping, open neckline with broad collar extending to sleeves and trimmed with purple and cream fringe; hook and eye closure at back; padding at front above darts; lined with linen.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1827-1830
Location of origin
France
Material
brocade (textile)
silk (textile)
taffeta
Object type
Clothing -- Outerwear
Descriptive terms
Bodice
bodices
brocade (textile)
Possibly weddings
silk (textile)
taffeta
Women's clothing
Accession Number
1928.55
GUSN
12476
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Title Bodice Accession number 1928.56 Notes 1928.56 BODICE Relationship Similar item

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