Undershorts

Collection Type

  • Clothing and Accessories

Date

c.1945-1965

GUSN

GUSN-10783

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

Descriptive Terms

shorts (garments)
cotton (textile)
wool (textile)
Women's clothing
Cotton
Wool
SHORTS

Inscription

"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"

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Clothing--Underwear

Credit Line

Gift of Mary Eliza Kimball

Accession Number

1994.3