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Wedding Bodice

Style Period

Victorian

Description

Victorian shaped bodice (mono-bosom look), high-necked with lace ruffles trim. Has long tight sleeves with large lace cuffs and small green flowers. Has cream faux fur and lace ruffles all over front with small green flower adornments. Many faux pearl buttons close it up centre front. Has small crepe and lace tail in the back that would have been draped over a bustle.

Tags

purpose wear
ceremonial
women's
cream
crepe
lace
faux fur

Donor

Gail Beers Beare

Accession Number

1-880-37-07732