Bodice

Object Number: 
Z.1171.51
Date: 
1850-1870
Medium: 
Moiré silk, cotton, silk
Dimensions: 
Overall: 20 x 14 1/2 in. ( 50.8 x 36.8 cm )
Description: 
Blue silk moiré with a X-pattern brocade; high round neckline; "pagoda style" sleeves, long sleevs narrow at the shoulder and expanding to a wide mouth, shorter in the front than the back, lined with white silk; deep pointed v-waistline in the front and back; lined with white cotton; metal hook and eye closures up the front.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Miss Emma Morse
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group