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Bodice

Description

Gray silk bodice w/ dense checkered pattern in white and circular brocading throughout. White lace inset w/ scrolled design at neck. Hook and eye closure up front. Stays sewn to lining. Pleated bottom--straight pleats on back, diagonal at front.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1860-1890
Associated Building
Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
hand sewing
silk (textile)
Object type
Clothing--Outerwear
Places
Maine (United States)
Descriptive terms
BODICE
bodices
hand sewing
Machine Sewn
Silk
silk (textile)
Accession Number
1998.5419
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker
GUSN
24598

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