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Object ID # 1957.015.005
Object Name Bodice
Title Grey Bodice
Lexicon category 3: Personal Artifacts
Year Range from 1890
Year Range to 1915
Made Unknown
Place of Origin Unknown
Description Woman's long-sleeved, front-opening grey silk? bodice with six vertically run pieces of beige lace trim going from the waistline upwards on the front (three on each side of the opening). Lace is also on the cuffs running horizontally. Interior lining is of grey/green cotton?. Interior closure is via 11 hook and eye fasteners and exterior closure is via 3 hook and eye closures.
Provenance Previously owned by Jacqueline E. Kennedy, resided at Owen Sound, Ontario at the time of the donation in 1957. She did not provide information about who wore this garment.
Collection Textiles, 20th-c Clothing Collection, Women's
Material Silk?/Cotton?/Lace/Metal/Thread
Found Owen Sound, Grey County
People Kennedy, Jacqueline