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Bodice from Brew family

Date made: 19th century

Maker: unknown maker

Description: Black silk bodice with lace at neck and lace neck ruffle - white. Worn black lace at front. Black beading round neck. Fastened with 9 plain black buttons with hook & eyes above. Worn by a member of the Brew family of Killane & Kella mill.

(Reference image taken in the 1990s.)

Materials: silk

Object name: bodice

Collection: Costume & Textiles Collection

ID Number: 1980-0098c


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