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Women's Girdle

Description

Shaped to fit bust and stomach area. Nylon side panels and vents. Elastic shoulder straps with plastic clasps. Hook and eye side closures. In plastic bag. Accession book erroneously describes this as having "Vermont Country Store" label.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1950-1970
Inscriptions
"Simone / STYLE 3070 / SIZE 30 / RN 165 26 / MADE in USA / 100% COTTON / 80% NYLON / 20% SPANDEX / MACHINE / WASH / WARM / TUMBLE DRY / DO NOT BLEACH"
"3070 / SIZE 30" (printed)
Associated Building
Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.).
Material
cotton (textile)
machine sewing (technique)
nylon
Object type
Clothing -- Underwear
Descriptive terms
Corset
corsets
cotton (textile)
machine sewing (technique)
nylon
Women's clothing
Accession Number
1993.68
Credit Line
Family of Nina Fletcher Little
GUSN
172544

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