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Bodice

Made by: Unknown

Currently in storage


About this object

An off white piece for a bodice made of two triangular sections. The triangular sections are made of 2 edgings with a needle lace inset in each. The rest of the piece is of Binche bobbin lace. This has been cut from another garment of peach silk. There is also an edging that matches this.

Category:
needlework
Made from:
Cotton; silk
Made in:
Unknown
Date made:
20th c.
Size:
21.6 × 91.4 cm (8 1/2 × 36 in.)

Detailed information for this item

Catalog number:
45.497.2
Class:
Lace
Signature marks:
Credit line:
Bequest of Marjorie Merriweather Post, 1973