Bodice
Bodice
Bodice
Bodice
Bodice

2019.24

Bodice

Date: 1894-1896

Evergreen velvet bodice with gigot sleeves and a striped gold and bodice front.  Alternating hook and eye closures up the entire length of the bodice.  Bodice is expertly tailored, to include a small peplum, exaggerated at the bustle.  Frilly lace cuffs at both waists.  High velvet collar.  The interior is boned, and has both bust pads and underarm pads.

velvet, silk taffeta, silk faille, metal hook and eyes

Label: none

Measurements: 

Bust: 30.75 inches

Waist: 24 inches

Shoulder to shoulder: 9.5 inches

Underarm to waist: 6.5 inches

Nape to waist: 13.5 inches