Safe/Haven Update

Due to a private event, the exhibition Safe/Haven will be closed to visitors from 2–5 pm on Friday, May 14.

Bodice

Object Number: 
Z.1276c
Date: 
1850-1865
Medium: 
Silk, cotton chintz
Dimensions: 
Overall: 9 1/8 x 21 1/2 in. ( 23.2 x 54.6 cm )
Description: 
Brown silk fitted bodice; round low neckline; short puffed sleeves with four layers of brown silk ruffles; lined with white cotton chintz; eleven metal hook and eye closures up the back.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group