timeline information
home : timeline : 1890 : timeline information
Corsets and Crinolines - unique vintage clothing

Girl's Bodice

C.1895-1897. An oatmeal colored linen little girl's bodice. Has moderate Leg 'O Mutton sleeves and fastens at the back with linen covered buttons. Linen in natural colored cotton drill, no boning. <Front of the bodice has large pleats. In wondeful strong condition and really don't think it was ever worn. No stains or damage, except for a little part of the waist at the back being torn. Looks like it would fit a 3-5 year old depending on weight and height.
Measurements: neck 14", shoulders would fit approx. 10"-11", chest 26", waist 24", length 12 1/2", sleeve length 18".
(Formerly L. Hidic)