BODICE

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1890-1909

GUSN

GUSN-13288

Description

Pink cotton/silk satin; high standing band collar w/ hook & eye; leg o' mutton sleeves w/ long slit revealing ivory satin & tulle lining. Ivory satin bows along slit & center front; boned inner bodice of cream taffeta w/ purple covered ball buttons; inner waistband w/ hook & eye; white cuffs w/ machine stitched embroidery.

Details

Descriptive Terms

bodices
cotton (textile)
stitching
machine-made
satin
silk (textile)
taffeta
twill
Elizabethan
fancy dress
Women's clothing
Cotton
Silk
Satin
Taffeta
Twill
Hand Stitched
Elizabethan Revival
Fancy Dress
BODICE

Inscription

Handwritten in pencil - envelope in file: ""Extra jewels to the embroidered dress""

Associated Building

Original to Codman House (Lincoln, Mass.),

Maker

Unknown

Credit Line

Bequest of Dorothy S.F.M. Codman

Accession Number

1969.5287.1

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