Bodice

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1860-1880

GUSN

GUSN-18771

Description

Black silk bodice w/ velvet stripes and elaborate silver beads on high collar, cuffs and front breast plate. 8 stays in lining. 16 hook and eyes for front closure. Natural-colored liner, visible at sleeves. (sleeves have been cut out)

Details

Descriptive Terms

bodices
hand sewing
linen (material)
silk (textile)
silver (metal)
Linen
Silk
Silver
Machine Sewn
BODICE

Associated Building

Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.),

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Clothing--Outerwear

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker

Accession Number

1998.4758