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Corset

1992.422 (RS24637)

Description

Cotton corset, small, of double-ply fine cotton with delicate lace trim at neck and shoulders, thick channeled seams, bone rivets and laceholes; natural color

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1840-1860
Associated Building
Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.).
Material
bone (material)
cotton (textile)
lace (needlework)
Object type
Clothing--Underwear
Descriptive terms
Bone
bone (material)
CORSET
corsets
Cotton
cotton (textile)
Lace
lace (needlework)
Dimensions
18 x 26 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1992.422
Credit Line
Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little
GUSN
11073

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