1890 - 1895
Silk brocade, silk tulle, cream silk, silk satin, cotton twill, sequins and glass beads
Place of origin
Springhill, County Londonderry (Accredited Museum)
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Woman’s Bodice (part of dress). Cream striped silk brocade bodice with short puffed sleeves overlaid with silk tulle with silver metal foil sequins and glass bead decoration. Neckline trimmed with cream silk satin ribbon and large bow of same at proper right shoulder. Bow missing from proper left. Bodice is boned and lined with cream silk. Sleeves lined with cotton twill. Cotton covered underarm protectors behind which there are silk covered pads. CB laced opening with silk lace. Internal cotton twill waistband attached at CF with metal hook and eye fastening at back. Label reads, 'Made by Crozier, Belfast'.
Gift of Miss Leeper, 12 Bolton Mews, London SW10 9LW, via Miss Maguire.
Marks and inscriptions
'Made by Crozier, Belfast' (label)
Makers and roles