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BODICE

Description

White cotton; high boned collar with yoke of embroidered inset; blouson style; narrow tucks across front and back and at cuffs; broad epaulets of embroidered cotton; inset with bands of serpentine lace at bodice and sleeves; 3/4 length sleeves with narrow tapes attached to cuff and shoulder holding "puff" in position; pearl buttons center front. Matching skirt - see 1969.5241.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1900-1906
Associated Building
Original to Codman House (Lincoln, Mass.).
Material
cotton (textile)
embroidering
stitching
Object type
Clothing--Outerwear
Descriptive terms
BODICE
bodices
Cotton
cotton (textile)
day (time of day)
Day Wear
Daywear
Edwardian
Embroidered
embroidering
Floral
floral patterns
Hand Stitched
stitching
Summer
summer (season)
Walking Wear
Women's clothing
Accession Number
1969.5244
Credit Line
Bequest of Dorothy S.F.M. Codman
GUSN
73617
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