Bodice

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1880-1890

GUSN

GUSN-23307

Description

Tan taffeta bodice w/ 3/4 sleeve and button front. V line neck and sleeve's edges lined w/ off-white silk. 12 buttons. Inner lining has corset stays and cotton waistband. Sleeve widens at base. Bottom of back extends (to go over bustle).

Details

Descriptive Terms

bodices
sewing (process)
silk (textile)
taffeta
Taffeta
Silk
Machine Sewn
BODICE

Associated Building

Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.),

Maker

Unknown

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker

Accession Number

1998.1495