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Wasp Corset

Accession

1-880-72-01139

Class

Category

Designer

Estimated Manufacture Date

1880

Style Period

Description

Corset goes from underneath bust and just over hips. Is longer in the front and back than it is on the sides. Corset is highly shaped and very stiff. Has lacing in the back, a silver metal busc in the front. Has many metal stays all over. The top is decorated with matching ribbon and lace trim woven through.

Condition

good

Colour

Material

Donor