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Object Name BODICE
Catalog Number 0985.13.01056
Date ca. 1810-1820
Description Adult bodice of white cotton, short, partially lined. Chain stich embroidered overall with repeated leaf design. Drawstring neck and empire waist closures. Inset seams. Shoulders are gathered with inset ruffles along top of sleeve to fold over band. Long straight sleeves.
Owned Elizabeth C. Barret Toler [Mrs. William F. Toler]
Provenance Bodice that belonged to Elizabeth C. Barret (b. after 1815), the second wife of William F. Toler, of Louisa County.

"My step great Grandmother's 2nd Mrs. Col. Toler, nee Elizabeth Barret." (tag)
People Toler, Elizabeth C. Barret [Mrs. William F.]
Barret, Elizabeth C.
Subjects women
Clothing & dress