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Strapless short line bra c.1950's; Berlei; c.1950's; 1992_968

Strapless short line bra c.1950's; Berlei; c.1950's; 1992_968
Name/Title
Strapless short line bra c.1950's
About this object
Short line style strapless bra with plunging neckline, which requires heavy boning and padding. Nylon cotton and lycra. Concentric stitching on cups, two hook and eye fastenings at back. 'Hollywood Maxwell by Berlei Junior H 258 Size 36'.
Maker
Berlei
Maker Role
Corsetiere
Date Made
c.1950's
Place Made
New Zealand
Medium and Materials
nylon
Measurements
14cm length x 66cm width circumference
Subject and Association Description
strapless bra c.1950's
Credit Line
Clarice Smith
Object Type
bra
Object number
1992_968

Tags

Berlei
bra
cotton
lycra
nylon
plunging strapless
white


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