Women's bodice

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1910-1915

GUSN

GUSN-13091

Description

Black silk; band collar & insert of black dotted net bound w/ silk; hook & eye closure. Alternating wide & narrow tucks down front & back; ornamental covered buttons below insert; concealed hook & eye closure. Long sleeves gathered to deep cuffs w/ hook & eye at wrist w/ covered button trim; taffeta peplum; sheer black cotton lining w/ buttoned closure.

Details

Descriptive Terms

blouses (main garments)
outerwear
cotton (textile)
stitching
machine-made
net (textile)
silk (textile)
taffeta
Women's clothing
Silk
Taffeta
Cotton
Net
Hand Stitched
Bodice

Inscription

Blue letters woven on white silk label on lower left front in script: ""R.H. White Co""

Maker

Unknown

Accession Number

1990.312