Bodice

Collection Type

  • Textiles

Date

early 19th century, 1850s, 1920s-1930s

GUSN

GUSN-251129

Description

Bodice with attached skirt made of green brocaded [?] silk with foliate pattern. Bodice with high scooped neck, metallic-thread ties at armholes and shoulders. Hook-type attachments at side opening (left side) and left shoulder. Attached skirt with ruffle-trimmed side panels, lavender gauze inner skirt with sewn-on floral decoration. Metallic thread waistband. White silk lining.

Details

Descriptive Terms

bodices
metal
gauze
hand sewing
machine sewing (technique)
Bodice

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Clothing -- Outerwear

Accession Number

1999.64.2