1817 Danish dress. After the under dress laces, there are two ties to hold the outerdress closed.
ORIGINAL EMPIRE PERIOD BALL GOWN BODICE c.1800
ball gown bodice c. 1800 made of brown silk taffeta. Trimmed with fine ivory colored silk ribbon at the sleeves and neckline. Lined with off-white cotton. The back is very narrow and the front crosses over and is secured. There would have been a separate decorative front which would have covered the lining | eBay
1795 Abiti Antichi. "Corpetto in taffetà marezzato rosa scuro. Manca di uno dei due pannellini frontali." Google translate: "Bodice Taffeta marbled pink. Missing one of the two small panels front."
Australian Dress Register - Silver and blue shot silk dress, with large inside photographs
Waist Tape Wrangling - Inside Bodice Support | HistoricalSewing.com
Early 1860s silk stripe evening body. Interior shows much more than the usual bust padding and a waist stay tape. Unkown Ebay seller.