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BODICE

Description

Pink cotton/silk satin; high standing band collar w/ hook & eye; leg o' mutton sleeves w/ long slit revealing ivory satin & tulle lining. Ivory satin bows along slit & center front; boned inner bodice of cream taffeta w/ purple covered ball buttons; inner waistband w/ hook & eye; white cuffs w/ machine stitched embroidery.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1890-1909
Inscriptions
Handwritten in pencil - envelope in file: ""Extra jewels to the embroidered dress""
Associated Building
Original to Codman House (Lincoln, Mass.).
Material
cotton (textile)
machine-made
satin
silk (textile)
stitching
taffeta
twill
Object type
Clothing--Outerwear
Descriptive terms
BODICE
bodices
Cotton
cotton (textile)
Elizabethan
Elizabethan Revival
Fancy Dress
fancy dress
Hand Stitched
machine-made
satin
Satin
Silk
silk (textile)
stitching
taffeta
Taffeta
Twill
twill
Women's clothing
Accession Number
1969.5287.1
Credit Line
Bequest of Dorothy S.F.M. Codman
GUSN
13288
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