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Sleeveless corset bodice

Low, square neck, somewhat pointed iin frotn and back; high neck in back; covered with black satin quilted in diagonal bands through a rigid foundation to a heavy lining; embroidered in conventionalized floral design with gold thread; lower edges bound with white leather; upper edges, with gold...

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

German (Württemberg or Bavaria), 19th century

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Silk; Satin, embroidered


Textiles and Fashion Arts