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Description

Cream cotton; wide neckline with self piping and y-ing(?) at back; sleeveless with piping on left armhole only; embroidered with small white flowers; gathered front with 3 vertical strips of lace--one at center, one at right and left side; horizontal lace strip at right and left of neckline; 3 horizontal lace strips across front; waistband with hook and eye closure at back; yoke at back; cotton lining throughout.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1820
Material
cotton (textile)
embroidering
stitching
Object type
Clothing--Outerwear
Descriptive terms
BODICE
bodices
cotton (textile)
Embroidered
embroidering
Floral
floral patterns
Girls' clothing
Hand Stitched
stitching
Accession Number
1975.229B
GUSN
15300

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