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Bodice

Description

Black silk brocaded bodice w/ beaded trim on collar and on front pleat, braided trim at cuffs. 8 stays in lining. 10 buttons and 4 hook and eyes for front closure. 3 buttons replaced.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1860-1880
Associated Building
Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
hand sewing
machine sewing (technique)
silk (textile)
Object type
Clothing--Outerwear
Descriptive terms
BODICE
bodices
hand sewing
machine sewing (technique)
Machine Sewn
Silk
silk (textile)
Accession Number
1998.4754
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker
GUSN
18767

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