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Trade card for the Adjustable Duplex Corset, Bortree Manufacturing Company, location unknown, undated

EP001.01.023.09.02.009 (RS112659)

Description

The card verso describes the Corset features and states that imitators will be prosecuted. It is for sale by Claflin, Larrabee & Company, 55 Bedford Street, Boston, Massachusetts. It was patented July 13, 1875.

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Details

Collection Name
Ephemera collection
Collection Code
EP001
Physical Description
1 trade card ; 6 x 3 inches
Dimensions
6x 3(HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Ephemera
Description Level
Item
Credit Line
Gift of Greg Smart, 2001.
GUSN
245103
Reference Code
EP001.01.023.09.02.009

Record details

Descriptive Terms
advertising
business (commercial function)
clothing
corsets
women (female humans)
Material Type
trade cards (advertising)
Subjects
Bedford Street (Boston, Mass.)
Women's clothing
Places
Boston (Suffolk county, Massachusetts)

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