BODICE

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1900-1910

GUSN

GUSN-13090

Description

Pale green silk w/ dotted gauze overlay; appliqued around neckline & armscye w/ bows & green leaf garland of beads & satin stitch. Lace yoke & collar; collar is boned; green satin waistband/cummerbund; hook & eye closure center back; boned.

Details

Descriptive Terms

bodices
appliqué (technique)
gauze
leaf (plant material)
foliation (pattern)
leaf (metal)
stitching
machine-made
satin
silk (textile)
leaf (plant material)
foliation (pattern)
leaf (metal)
Women's clothing
Silk
Satin
Gauze
Appliqued
Hand Stitched
Bow
Leaf
BODICE

Inscription

1. Woven into waistband of bodice: ""Marguerite/ 49 West 39th St./ New York."" 2. Tag sewn in: ""C.R. 60.31a/ c. 1907.

Related Items

Title Applique Accession Number NULL

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Clothing--Outerwear

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Henry B. Spelman

Accession Number

1942.168A

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