Corset

Probably English
first half, 19th century


Object Place: Massachusettes or New York, USA

Dimensions

Overall (measured flat for storage with straps up): 49.5 x 57.2 cm (19 1/2 x 22 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

44.348

Medium or Technique

Cotton sateen with cording and quilting and bone eyelets

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Corset. White cotton sateen quilted in vegatative motifs. Cotton binding at hemline, armholes, neckline. Ivory eyelets at back closure and armholes. 4 gores across top back. Cotton lining.

Provenance

Worn by member of Rae or Jacob family.-

Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection