Bodice

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1870-1890

GUSN

GUSN-24594

Description

Blue and white striped taffeta bodice. Collar flap has blue embroidered applique and white lace fringe. Vertical pleats down front of bodice. Sleeves long and sewn in half (or double) sleeve style. Blue lining w/ sewn stays. Hook and eye closure at front cneter. Pleated bottom hem.

Details

Descriptive Terms

bodices
hand sewing
machine sewing (technique)
taffeta
Taffeta
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

1998.5416

Places

Maine (United States)