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BODICE

Description

Pale green silk w/ dotted gauze overlay; appliqued around neckline & armscye w/ bows & green leaf garland of beads & satin stitch. Lace yoke & collar; collar is boned; green satin waistband/cummerbund; hook & eye closure center back; boned.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1900-1910
Inscriptions
1. Woven into waistband of bodice: ""Marguerite/ 49 West 39th St./ New York."" 2. Tag sewn in: ""C.R. 60.31a/ c. 1907.
Material
appliqué (technique)
foliation (pattern)
gauze
leaf (metal)
leaf (plant material)
machine-made
satin
silk (textile)
stitching
Object type
Clothing--Outerwear
Places
New York state (United States)
Descriptive terms
Appliqued
appliqué (technique)
BODICE
bodices
Bow
foliation (pattern)
gauze
Gauze
Hand Stitched
Leaf
leaf (metal)
leaf (plant material)
machine-made
satin
Satin
Silk
silk (textile)
stitching
Women's clothing
Accession Number
1942.168A
Credit Line
Gift of Mrs. Henry B. Spelman
GUSN
13090
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