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Bodice

Description

Cream cotton; wide neckline with self piping; yoke also piped; 3/4 length straight sleeves; piping at shoulder; "V"-shaped shirring center front; curved waistline w/ piping; shirring at center back; hook and eye closure; cotton lining throughout; lining of sleeves has lace trim at cuff; exterior sleeve unhemmed; embroidered w/ small white flowers--all over.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1843-1844
Material
cotton (textile)
embroidering
stitching
Object type
Clothing--Outerwear
Descriptive terms
BODICE
bodices
cotton (textile)
Embroidered
embroidering
Floral
floral patterns
Girls' clothing
Hand Stitched
stitching
Accession Number
1975.229A
GUSN
49286

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