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Bodice

Description:

Bodice of white cotton. Long sleeved with front opening, mother of pearl buttons. Hand and machine stitched. High, mandarin collar, gathered pleated fabric down both front panels to give the effect of a double layered bodice. Pleated at back panel. Boned inside. Trimmed at collar, cuffs, waist and front with bands of hand embroidered broderie anglaise (cut work). Full sleeves, puffed shoulders, gathered in at wrists.