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Bodice

Description

Cream ribbed silk brocaded w/ multicolor small floral spray, small leaves & scrolls in cream; low square front neckline. Short sleeves & neckline trimmed w/ purple ruching; purple covered button at front lined w/ linen.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1785
Material
brocade (textile)
foliation (pattern)
leaf (metal)
leaf (plant material)
reeding
silk (textile)
stitching
Object type
Clothing--Outerwear
Descriptive terms
BODICE
bodices
Brocade
brocade (textile)
floral patterns
foliation (pattern)
Hand Stitched
Leaf
leaf (metal)
leaf (plant material)
reeding
Ribbed
Scroll
scrolls (motifs)
Silk
silk (textile)
Spray
stitching
Women's clothing
Accession Number
1931.7
GUSN
33779
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