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Object ID 1991.010.013a
Object Name Dress, Wedding
Other Name bodice
Description The bodice in front is constructed ike a regular blouse, but it has three overlapping folds of material on each side of the shoulder. It has gathers at the waist and a 5 cm piece that covers the gather. At the upper part under the neck is an opening about 15 cm x 15 cm with lace arrangements with a high neck piece. The border is done in lace. The gusset continues around band back and the folds continue as well to the back of the bodice. The sleeves are gathered and the whole bodice is lined. There are ten hook and eye closures for closing the bodice. The bodice was cut using pinking shears. The waist is tiny - 27 cm.
Date c 1908
Dimensions W-41 L-39 cm
Material fibre, silk
Search Terms Nelson, BC
People Mastberg, Emma, Miss