Busk

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1825-1860

GUSN

GUSN-57435

Description

Flat rectangular form with round ends; scrimshaw heart, house, plants/willw

Details

Descriptive Terms

stays (costume components)
bone (material)
Bone
STAY

Pattern

Bone

Associated Building

Original to Beauport, Sleeper-McCann House (Gloucester, Mass.),

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

13.875 x 1.75 x 0.125 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Constance McCann Betts, Helena Woolworth Guest and Frasier W. McCann

Accession Number

1942.4290