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Bodice

Description

Black satin brocade bodice w/ white silk front placket and cuffs covered in black lace. Jet beading in front and on sleeves. 12 stays in lining. 31 hook and eyes for front closure.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1850-1870
Associated Building
Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
hand sewing
satin
silk (textile)
Object type
Clothing--Outerwear
Descriptive terms
BODICE
bodices
hand sewing
Machine Sewn
Satin
satin
Silk
silk (textile)
Accession Number
1998.4753
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker
GUSN
18766

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