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Berlei' bra c.1940's; Berlei; c.1940's; 1992_917_24

Berlei' bra c.1940's; Berlei; c.1940's; 1992_917_24
Name/Title
Berlei' bra c.1940's
About this object
Mid-line style, 'Wonder Lift Reg. Berlei Bra Medium Full x 533 Size 35. Apricot cotton with bottom half in satin, with parallel stitching, adjustable ribbon strap also with ribbons attached to sides of cups and strap clasp 'for added lift'. Two hook back fastening. Circa 1940's. Part of a collection of corsetry obtained from the business of Kay Goodson and Professional Corsetiere and Figure Specialist, of 210 Dilworth Buildings, Queen Street, Auckland upon its closing down.
Maker
Berlei
Maker Role
Corsetiere
Date Made
c.1940's
Place Made
New Zealand
Medium and Materials
cotton
Measurements
21.6cm length x34.3cm width
Subject and Association Description
Berlei bra c.1940
Credit Line
Museum
Object Type
bra
Object number
1992_917_24

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apricot
bra
c.1940's
ribbon


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