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BODICE

Description

White cotton; high V-neckline; shirred & smocked V-shaped front & back; short sleeves w/ embroidered eyelet trim. Boning has been removed from darts & seams; rounded point at front waist; lined w/ heavy white cotton twill. Hook & eye closure; piping at neck, armscye & waist.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1845-1850
Material
cotton (textile)
stitching
tabby (textile)
twill
Object type
Clothing--Outerwear
Descriptive terms
BODICE
bodices
Cotton
cotton (textile)
Hand Stitched
Novelty Weave
stitching
tabby (textile)
Twill
twill
Women's clothing
Accession Number
1935.1220
GUSN
38162

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