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Bodice

Description

Black bodice w/ black lace trim and leg of mutton sleeves. Corset lining w/ 19 hook and eye attachments in front. Outer layer joins w/ 2 snaps and 1 hook and eye. Waistband attached in back. Large collar w/ floral lace trim. Neckline edged w/ sheer, ribbed trim. Geometric lace trim on sleeves.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1885-1895
Associated Building
Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
sewing (process)
taffeta
Object type
Clothing--Outerwear
Descriptive terms
BODICE
bodices
Machine Sewn
sewing (process)
taffeta
Taffeta
Accession Number
1998.1492A
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker
GUSN
23303

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