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Muslin bodice

A white muslin bodice embroidered all over in vertical lines of hemstitching with minute blossoms and buds at regular intervals, bands of narrow tucks alternate with embroidered lines; bodice high necked with standing boned collar, yoke set off by Valenciennes lace edged ruffle, long sleeves...

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Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Frederick W. Hilles

American, early 20th century

Object Place

USA

Accession Number

53.324

Medium or Technique

Lace, hemstitching, embroidery

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes