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Berlei' corset c. 1950's; Berlei; c.1950's; 1992_924

Berlei' corset c. 1950's; Berlei; c.1950's; 1992_924
Name/Title
Berlei' corset c. 1950's
About this object
A 'heavy duty' style of corset used by donors wife c.1950's. Tea rose broche and elastic fabric. Heavily boned with an inner corset, fastened with ten hook fastening at front. Outer fastening are 5 large flat metal hooks and loops. Six suspenders. label reads 'Berlei Made in New Zealand Fitting 10 Size 31 10041 to fit waist 34'.
Maker
Berlei
Maker Role
Corsetiere
Date Made
c.1950's
Place Made
New Zealand
Medium and Materials
broche
Measurements
40.6cm length x 47cm width
Subject and Association Description
Berlei corset c.1950
Credit Line
Trevor Smith
Object Type
corset
Object number
1992_924

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Berlei
c.1950
corset
tea rose broche


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