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Brassiere

Description

Brassiere, champagne color. Nylon back closure strap. Spandex cups. Polyester floral detail sewn into center of cups. Elastic shoulder straps.

Details

Maker
Jordan Marsh Company (Vendor)
Probably Formfit (Maker)
Date
1975-1985
Inscriptions
"FORMFIT / MFG. 571/ 410855161 / R21120/ P57100420 / M50754 / CHAMPAGNE / 38B /$12.00"
"THE SEAMLESS / DOUBLE KNIT BRA / KNIT 2 / BY FORMFIT / molds even closer to you with / the warmth of your body, / ideal under / clingy things. [Reverse] : "Feels soft and smooth on your skin / silky inside and out / unwrinkle-able. wears and wears / just dunk drips itself smooth / as new. / POLYESTER / NYLON / SPANDEX." (printed)
"FORMFIT / [Washing Directions] (printed)
Associated Building
Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.).
Material
machine sewing (technique)
nylon
polyester
Object type
Clothing -- Underwear
Descriptive terms
Brassiere
brassieres
machine sewing (technique)
nylon
polyester
Women's clothing
Accession Number
1993.72
GUSN
172586

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