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Bodice

Description

Green silk bodice w/ light green striping and black and pink geometric bands embroidered. Center of front is light green silk covered w/ black lace: forms a bow around neck. White lace at sides frames that center piece. Same green w/ black lacing forms lower 1/2 of full-length sleeves. Olive green silk ribbon provides bottom hem, sleeve cuffs and band at elbows. Stays in lining.

Details

Maker
Possibly Tucker, Jane Armstrong, 1866-1964 (Maker)
Date
1885-1900
Location of origin
Wiscasset, ME, USA
Associated Building
Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
silk (textile)
Object type
Clothing--Outerwear
Places
Maine (United States)
Descriptive terms
BODICE
bodices
Silk
silk (textile)
Accession Number
1998.5434
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker
GUSN
24615

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