Corset or Stay Boning

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1800-1899

GUSN

GUSN-4541

Description

Narrow elongated bar-like bodies of varying lengths; flexible material with rounded ends.

Details

Descriptive Terms

stays (corsets)
Corset

Associated Building

Original to Sayward-Wheeler House (York Harbor, Me.),

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Clothing -- Underwear

Credit Line

Gift of the heirs of Elizabeth Cheever Wheeler

Accession Number

1977.749.1