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Bodice for Wedding Dress

Description

White bodice made out of silk, chiffon, and lace. The sleeves are made of chiffon, and are decorated with satin ribbons. The bodice has a wide neckline, with lace trim. There are hooks in the front of the bodice for closure. \n This bodice was part of the wedding dress worn by Lucy Lythgoe on her wedding on December 6, 1902.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
ca. 1902
Inscriptions
"Chabloz / GENEVE"
"Lucy Lythgoe's / Wedding dress / Athens. Dec. 6, 1902" (handwritten)
Location of origin
Switzerland
Object type
Clothing -- Outerwear
Places
Geneva (Geneva canton, Switzerland)
Descriptive terms
Bodice
bodices
wedding dresses
Accession Number
2002.29.35.1
GUSN
248344

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