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Green Bodice lined with calico

Date made: 19th century

Maker: unknown maker

Description: Women's bodice in green and red shot silk. Lined with white calico. Largely machine-sewn and unboned. 17 inch centre back, without collar. 30 inch bust.

From the family of the late R.H. Kelly, the Cronk Smithy, Ballaugh.

(Reference image taken in the 1990s.)

Materials: calico, silk

Object name: bodice

Collection: Costume & Textiles Collection

ID Number: 1969-0135


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