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Bodice

Black silk faille bodice, wide flaring neckline, very short sleeves, laced down back, fitted wtih deep point center front and back at waist line, sleeve edges and line just below neck trimmed with black silk bobbin lace flounces, sleeve edges and neck edge finished with pleated white cotton...

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Credit Line

Anonymous gift

French, About 1860

Object Place

France

Accession Number

54.1006

Medium or Technique

Silk; Bobbin lace, velvet

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes