Bodice
Bodice
Bodice
Bodice
Bodice

2020.37

Bodice

Date: 1840s

White cotton bodice or underbodice with short gathered and flared sleeves.  Bodice is gathered at both waist front and waist back.  Handsewn and most likely for a young girl.  Originally part of the Mary D. Doering Archive.

Material: cotton, metal hook and eyes

Label: None

Measurements: 


Bust: 27.25 inches

Waist: 23 inches

Shoulder to shoulder: 12.75  inches

Underarm to waist: 6 inches 

Nape to waist: 9.5 inches