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Bodice Front (England), late 17th century

This is a Bodice front. It is dated late 17th century and we acquired it in 1957. Its medium is linen and its technique is trapunto (quilting) with withdrawn element work and embroidery. It is a part of the Textiles department.

This object was donated by Estate of Mrs. Lathrop Colgate Harper. It is credited Gift of the estate of Mrs. Lathrop Colgate Harper.

Its dimensions are

H x W: 54.9 x 20.3 cm (21 5/8 x 8 in.)

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Bodice Front (England), late 17th century; linen; H x W: 54.9 x 20.3 cm (21 5/8 x 8 in.); Gift of the estate of Mrs. Lathrop Colgate Harper; 1957-180-100

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