Bodice for Wedding Dress

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

ca. 1902

GUSN

GUSN-248344

Description

White bodice made out of silk, chiffon, and lace. The sleeves are made of chiffon, and are decorated with satin ribbons. The bodice has a wide neckline, with lace trim. There are hooks in the front of the bodice for closure. \n This bodice was part of the wedding dress worn by Lucy Lythgoe on her wedding on December 6, 1902.

Details

Descriptive Terms

bodices
wedding dresses
Bodice

Inscription

"Chabloz / GENEVE"
"Lucy Lythgoe's / Wedding dress / Athens. Dec. 6, 1902" (handwritten)

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

Switzerland

Object Type

Clothing -- Outerwear

Accession Number

2002.29.35.1

Places

Geneva (Geneva canton, Switzerland)