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Object Name Bodice
Year Range from 1845
Year Range to 1860
Description Blue silk satin. Wide open rounded neckline edged with 1/16” piping. Back closure with 16 brass hooks & eyes. Short sleeves with 1” of smocking at shoulder - three horizontal puffs, ending in gold & green silk fringe. V-shaped darts commence from center front waist. Straight waist front & back. Lined with tan glazed cotton. Hand sewn.
lower neckline to waist: 13”/shoulder 18”
Accession Number 1975.3134