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Red and gold bodice worn with wedding sari. The bodice fastens at the front with metal hook and eye fastenings. When worn it reveals the wearer's stomach area.



1 item (description level: whole)
Broad category
Anthropology: Ethnography
Additional names, titles, or classifications
catalogue name:  bodice
object name (local):  bodices
object name:  bodice
object name:  sari

UK, Western Europe; Europe

previous owner:  Chatterjee, Ria 

Related subjects
object name: saris

Record created 2011-05-23 by JDALLOSSO
Record last updated 2018-05-20 by XGVIEWS

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