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Wedding Bodice

Accession

1-880-37-07732

Class

Category

Designer

Estimated Manufacture Date

1880

Style Period

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. Worn in a wedding ceremony in the Victorian era. The rest of the outfit's whereabouts are unknown.

Condition

good

Colour