Woman's girdle

American
1945–49


Object Place: United States

Dimensions

Center back: 36.8 x 34.3 cm (14 1/2 x 13 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

2005.511

Medium or Technique

Nylon, elastic, silk satin, and machine made lace

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Blue girdle trimmed with black lace Labeled: “No:238/ Small”

Provenance

Gift from Marilyn M. Maxwell (donor's mother) December 25, 1987; 2005 Gift to MFA, September 21, 2005

Credit Line

Gift of Stewart Shillito Maxwell, Jr. in memory of his mother Marilyn M. Maxwell