Bodice

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1899-1907

GUSN

GUSN-11732

Description

Cream, silk and wool; collarless; v-neck; waistlength with shaped hem; two vertical tucks over body; full-elbow length sleeves with wide cuffs; narrow lace ruffle edging bosy and cuffs; one wide silk braid scrolling around body; double rows of braid on cuffs; fully lined with white silk.

Details

Descriptive Terms

bodices
cotton (textile)
lace (needlework)
silk (textile)
wool (textile)
Bodice
Bodice

Inscription

Gold letters woven on white silk inside neck: ""M.L. Lane(?)/ WALTHAM""

Additional Identification Number

92-77

Maker

Unknown

Credit Line

Gift of Weston Historical Society

Accession Number

1993.232

Places

Massachusetts (United States)