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Underbodice

Description

Cream wool challis; sleeveless; short waisted; neck and armscye trimmed with silk tape; waist lined with silk tape; darts; 6 pearl buttons.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1870-1889
Inscriptions
Embroidered in red at inside right front - ""S"" & 2 other marks (maybe dry cleaner's) ""> (& diamond shape)"" Probably belonged to Sarah (Fletcher Bradlee?)
Associated Building
Original to Codman House (Lincoln, Mass.).
Material
machine-made
stitching
wool (textile)
Object type
Clothing--Underwear
Descriptive terms
Challis
Hand Stitched
machine-made
stitching
underbodices
UNDERSHIRT
Women's clothing
Wool
wool (textile)
Accession Number
1969.5410
Credit Line
Bequest of Dorothy S.F.M. Codman
GUSN
803
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Title Underbodice Accession number 1969.5409 Notes 1969.5409 UNDERSHIRT Relationship Similar item

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