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Dress Bodice

ca. 1750 (made)
Artist/Maker
Place Of Origin

Dress bodice of Spitalfields silk brocade, with 'leading strings' attached to the back of the shoulders. Floral decoration.


object details
Categories
Object Type
Materials and Techniques
Silk brocade
Brief Description
Child's dress bodice, floral Spitalfields silk brocade, made in England, ca. 1750
Physical Description
Dress bodice of Spitalfields silk brocade, with 'leading strings' attached to the back of the shoulders. Floral decoration.
Credit line
Given by the Misses Spiers
Object history
Given by the Misses Spiers
Collection
Accession Number
T.2-1917

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record createdJuly 1, 2009
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