Corset with busk (corset)

American
about 1830


Object Place: United States

Dimensions

Overall (measured open and flat): 50 x 59.8 cm (19 11/16 x 23 9/16 in.) Other (center front length): 37 cm (14 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

46.88a

Medium or Technique

Cotton sateen with cotton twill lining, cording and quilting

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

White sateen corset with wooden busk in front center.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Henry Lyman