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Bodice

Description

Rose/purple ribbed silk; long sleeves, cut full; high round neckline; self-piping at armseye; yoke, cuffs, and hem trimmed w/ purple silk velvet; 8 pink buttons w/ raised flower; princes seam; skirted/peplum waist; lined w/ brown cotton twill.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1870
Material
cotton (textile)
machine-made
reeding
silk (textile)
stitching
twill
Object type
Clothing--Outerwear
Descriptive terms
BODICE
bodices
Cotton
cotton (textile)
Girls' clothing
Hand Stitched
machine-made
reeding
Ribbed
silk (textile)
stitching
Twill
twill
Accession Number
1935.1333
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Ruth Child
GUSN
38221

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