Stays

American
1740–60


Object Place: Massachusettes or New York, USA

Dimensions

Overall: 39.4 cm (15 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

44.347

Medium or Technique

Silk moiré, linen, silk tape, whalebone

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Collections

Americas, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Stays. Fully-boned. White moiré silk rep front, beige linen back; ecru linen lining. White silk ribbon over seams. Back lacing. Decorative front lacing.

Provenance

Worn by member of Rae or Jacobs family

Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection