Under-shield

Collection Type

  • Textiles

Date

1950-1970

GUSN

GUSN-10880

Description

Under-shield in unopened plastic packaging with printed cardboard label.

Details

Descriptive Terms

undershirts
plastic (organic material)
Plastic
Undershirt

Inscription

Printed on cardboard visible through plastic wrapping: ""Kleinert's/ UNDER-SHIELD/ with dress shields attached/ 1248 WHITE/ SIZE 36/ Regular Shape/ $3.50/ Front opening/ Protection/ for all style / garments/ and sweaters/ Protects/ sensitive skin/ from irritation/ TO LAUNDER: Wash like fine lingerie with/ mild soap. Do not expose to/ strong sunlight or artificial heat. Shields should be/ dried overnight at room temperature and pressed with a moderately warm iron./ C-9/ 41204/ MADE AND PRINTED/ IN U.S. OF AMERICA."" (printed)

Maker

Unknown

Credit Line

Bequest of Eleanor Fayerweather

Accession Number

1993.813