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BODICE

Description

Apricot satin; broad neckline; short puffed sleeves; no closure at back. Wide collar of pink organdy gathered w/ pleated bands of satin tapering to a point trimmed w/ 3 bands of satin. Piped armscye; sleeves overlaid by larger puffs of organdy segmented by satin bands; white linen waistband; body lined w/ white cotton.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1821-1825
Material
cotton (textile)
linen (material)
machine-made
organdy
satin
silk (textile)
stitching
Object type
Clothing--Outerwear
Descriptive terms
BODICE
bodices
Cotton
cotton (textile)
Hand Stitched
Linen
linen (material)
machine-made
Organdy
organdy
satin
Satin
Silk
silk (textile)
stitching
Women's clothing
Accession Number
1926.29
Credit Line
Gift of William Brewster
GUSN
30796

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