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Object Detail


A gold-coloured leaf-patterned bodice with a high neck and two rows of decorated metal buttons down the front. On the front there is a pleated panel between the buttons. The garment has long sleeves with cuffs that are stiffened with bones. A series of tucks vertically line the bottom front of the bodice, portions of the cuffs and around the neck. The front of the bodice is stiffened with boning.
Media/Materials
Production Date
Circa 1865
Primary Prod Period
1860s
Subject Category
Accession No
A90.641

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