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Tailored jacket (underjacket? bodice? camisia?)
Description: 

Tailored jacket (underjacket? bodice? camisia?) with long sleeves, embellished edge and small black "heart" motifs; lined; buttoned

Place of fabrication: 
Italy
Date Period: 
16th century?
Materials: 
Linen, silk thread, modern buttons and hook
Technique: 
Sewing, embroidery
Dimensions: 
53 cm (height)
Condition: 
Fair: brown discoloration, some loss of embroidery thread; altered with machine stitching; original 7 buttons replaced by 4 modern ones and one metal hook
Notes: 
None
Provenance: 
By purchase