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Object Detail


A brown taffeta bodice with leg-of-mutton sleeves and pleating down the front and back from the high neckline to the bust. There are two lines of purple and pink sparkling bugle beads along the pleats. The front opening fastens with hook and eye and the inside darts are lined with boning.
Media/Materials
Production Date
Circa 1885
Primary Prod Period
1880s
Subject Category
Credit Line
This bodice was worn by Mrs Torrance for travel in the 1880s.
Accession No
A59.431

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