BODICE

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1900-1991

GUSN

GUSN-73625

Description

Cream lace with small flowers and scrolling foliate garland; net ground; lined with tulle and taffeta; high collar; lace lappet at each shoulder; blouson front; long sleeves; hook and eye closure; boned.

Details

Descriptive Terms

bodices
stitching
lace (needlework)
machine-made
silk (textile)
taffeta
tulle (meshed textile)
Edwardian
flowers (plants)
floral patterns
leaf scrolls
festoon (motif)
Women's clothing
Lace
Silk
Taffeta
Tulle
Hand Stitched
Edwardian
Flower
Scroll
Garland
BODICE

Inscription

Stamped on waistband ""Suzanne Perois [Levois?]/ 24 RUE St. AUGUSTIN/PARIS""

Associated Building

Original to Codman House (Lincoln, Mass.),

Maker

Unknown

Credit Line

Bequest of Dorothy S.F.M. Codman

Accession Number

1969.5252