BODICE

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1900-1906

GUSN

GUSN-73617

Description

White cotton; high boned collar with yoke of embroidered inset; blouson style; narrow tucks across front and back and at cuffs; broad epaulets of embroidered cotton; inset with bands of serpentine lace at bodice and sleeves; 3/4 length sleeves with narrow tapes attached to cuff and shoulder holding "puff" in position; pearl buttons center front. Matching skirt - see 1969.5241.

Details

Descriptive Terms

bodices
cotton (textile)
embroidering
stitching
day (time of day)
Edwardian
floral patterns
summer (season)
Women's clothing
Cotton
Embroidered
Hand Stitched
Edwardian
Walking Wear
Day Wear
Floral
Summer
Daywear
BODICE

Associated Building

Original to Codman House (Lincoln, Mass.),

Related Items

Title SKIRT Accession Number 1969.5241

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Clothing--Outerwear

Credit Line

Bequest of Dorothy S.F.M. Codman

Accession Number

1969.5244