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Undershorts

Description

Pair of peach-colored ladies undershorts made of knit fabric with drawstring waist. Has reinforced crotch. Vertical stripes in fabric on either side. Has sewn manufactuere's tag on back inside wasit, retailer price tag pinned to waist front, and manufacturer's sticker adhered to crotch. Size small.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
c.1945-1965
Inscriptions
"Van Raalte Co. Inc. / NEW YORK, N.Y. / WOOLLY -WYNS / 70% COTTON / 25 % WOOL / 5 % RAYON / EXCLUSIVE OF ORNAMENTATION / S / MADE IN THE U.S.A."
"Conrad's / 3K 75 cents / Ceiling Price 78 cents/ 5410 KP / 3I 75 cents" (printed)
"Double-Knit / REINFORCED CROTCH"
Material
cotton (textile)
wool (textile)
Object type
Clothing--Underwear
Descriptive terms
Cotton
cotton (textile)
SHORTS
shorts (garments)
Women's clothing
Wool
wool (textile)
Accession Number
1994.3
Credit Line
Gift of Mary Eliza Kimball
GUSN
10783

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