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Clothing & Textiles :
Object Name:
Corset
Object ID:
2019.326.009
Date:
circa1940s
Description:
Lady's corset, ivory colour, nylon fabric with lace and satin. There are straps attached and four metal clips attached at the bottom part for attaching garter straps suspenders to the corset.

On the back is a white cotton label with blue and red print that has "Warner's W3724C SIZE 37 Reg.T.M WITH BRI—NYLON". On other side of the label it has MADE IN NEW ZEALAND FOR AND DESIGNED BY WARNER BROTHERS CO., U.S.A. SOLD BY BERLEI (N.Z,) LTD. LAUNDER FREQUENTLY BUT — DO NOT IRON BEWARE OF FINGER NAILS No responsibility accepted for damage to elastic, caused by fingers or rings."
Title:
Corset
Dimensions:
W—35.5 L—41.5 cm
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