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Bodice

Description

Cream (dirty) stiffened cotton; broad neckline trimmed w/ narrow border of sheer cotton w/ scalloped edge and row of leaves(?); shirred and smocked V-shaped front; rounded point at waist; boned; short sleeves trimmed w/ cream satin rosette; piping at neck, armseye and waist; shirred back w/ hook and eye closure; white cotton lining.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1840-1850
Material
cotton (textile)
stitching
Object type
Clothing--Outerwear
Descriptive terms
BODICE
bodices
Cotton
cotton (textile)
Hand Stitched
stitching
Summer
summer (season)
Women's clothing
Accession Number
1945.422
GUSN
54095

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