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Sleeveless bodice

Sleeveless bodice of blue stamped wool in large-scale floral design; open down front with metal loops for lacing sleeve, neck and front edges bound with brown, red and yellow figured tape and trimmed with silver galloon; lined with coarse white linen; pile slightly damaged by moths.

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Gertrude Townsend

Norwegian, 19th century

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Medium or Technique

Stamped wool


Textiles and Fashion Arts