Woman's bra

American
1940s
Bali (American)


Object Place: New York, New York

Dimensions

Center Front: 15.2 x 77.5 cm (6 x 30 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

2005.91

Medium or Technique

Cotton plain weave, nylon plain weave inserts

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

White bra with nylon bow insert at center front. Labeled: “Bali Bow Bra, 498, D-36, Bali Co. Inc. New York, New York 10019.”

Provenance

Purchased from Jackie Pottratz, Plymouth, WI via internet auction, January 2005; Anonymous gift to the MFA, February 23, 2005

Credit Line

Gift of Mr. and Mrs. William C. Van Siclen, Jr.