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Sleeveless bodice

Foundation and lower part of heavy natural linen; upper part of red figured satin with small rose design brocded in gold over padding of cotton fleece; trimmed with gold galloon and gold bobbin lace; hooked down center front.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Albert J. Beveridge in memory of Delia Spencer Field

German (Württemberg or Bavaria), 19th century

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Medium or Technique

Linen; satin, brocaded


Textiles and Fashion Arts