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BODICE

Description

A=Bodice; B=Belt. Bodice (A) of pale green silk crepe; standing collar; filet crochet yoke; long sleeves full to elbow, fitted below. Blouson front; trimmed w/ narrow band of ruching around yoke; mid-bust, sleeves & cuffs in greek key; boned; hook & eye & snap closure; white cotton lining. Matching belt (B) is pleated w/ 2 oval shapes.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
ca. 1905
Material
cotton (textile)
crepe (textile)
machine-made
silk (textile)
stitching
Object type
Clothing--Outerwear
Descriptive terms
BODICE
bodices
Cotton
cotton (textile)
Crepe
crepe (textile)
Hand Stitched
machine-made
Silk
silk (textile)
stitching
Women's clothing
Accession Number
1980.186AB
GUSN
49801

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