Search records

Women's under Bodice

Date made: 19th century

Maker: unknown maker

Description: Women's under-bodice in stout white fabric with lace at neck and looser muslin over-blouse in front. Long sleeves. In left and right halves, worked eyelets for lace at back, front fastened with brass hooks and worked loops. Length, centre back, 14 inch. Hand sewn.

(Reference image taken in the 1990s.)

Materials: lace, muslin

Object name: bodice

Collection: Costume & Textiles Collection

ID Number: 1968-0010


Optional, not displayed

Manx National Heritage (MNH) will always put you in control of the information we send you. Read our privacy policy