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Bodice

Description

Off-white silk brocade bodice w/ leaf and grape motif. Corset stay inside front lining. Closure in back w/ 15 hooks and eyes. V shaped ribbing on front, bottom point. Pleated sleeves above elbow and at wrist.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1830-1840
Associated Building
Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
sewing (process)
silk (textile)
Object type
Clothing--Outerwear
Descriptive terms
BODICE
bodices
Leaf
Machine Sewn
sewing (process)
Silk
silk (textile)
vine scrolls
Accession Number
1998.1502
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker
GUSN
23313

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