Bodice

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1885-1900

GUSN

GUSN-24615

Description

Green silk bodice w/ light green striping and black and pink geometric bands embroidered. Center of front is light green silk covered w/ black lace: forms a bow around neck. White lace at sides frames that center piece. Same green w/ black lacing forms lower 1/2 of full-length sleeves. Olive green silk ribbon provides bottom hem, sleeve cuffs and band at elbows. Stays in lining.

Details

Descriptive Terms

bodices
silk (textile)
Silk
BODICE

Associated Building

Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.),

Maker

Possibly Tucker, Jane Armstrong, 1866-1964 (Maker)

Location of Origin

Wiscasset, ME, USA

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker

Accession Number

1998.5434

Places

Maine (United States)