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Severa Bodices of the s fastened down the front, with buttons growing quite large by the end of the decade. Small, white collars of lace or linen closed at the neck with a brooch, which also became quite large in the late s. The woman in the image below displays the large buttons fastening the bodice and a standing white collar enclosed with a brooch. Severa The false yoke the yoke is the fitted shoulder portion of the bodice that is cut above the bosom was worn frequently on the s bodice, often having pleats or ruffles.
Note the ruffled upper portion of the bodice and shoulder in the images below.
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