Corset

Corset
Corset
Date:
ca. 1775–1790
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Linen And Reed
Dimensions:
39.5 x 79 cm (15 9/16 x 31 1/8 in.)
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
North America
Accession Number:
60.15.2
Acquisition Date:
1960-10-03
Credit Line:

Gift of Mrs. Charles Rucker Wayland

Exhibition History:

Undercover Agents, de Young Museum, 1982
Textile Study Gallery, de Young Museum, February 2007 - September 2008

Corset of light brown linen; partial straps at shoulder; eyelets along center front and back for lacing; shaped with vertical, horizontal, and diagonal seamed channels; wooden busks at center front; tabbed hem.

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