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Backless Berlei bra; Berlei; c.1950's; 1992_917_22

Backless Berlei bra; Berlei; c.1950's; 1992_917_22
Name/Title
Backless Berlei bra
About this object
Short line style, 'Hollywood Vassarette by Berlei H1256B Size 34'. In white nylon, underwire padding under cup, adjustable strap (close to arm) with strap (clip attached) on cut away back section. Clips catch on a girdle. cups have concentric stitching, circa 1950'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.1950's
Place Made
New Zealand
Medium and Materials
nylon
Measurements
12.7cm length x 48.25cm width
Subject and Association Description
backless bra, Berlei
Credit Line
Museum
Object Type
bra
Object number
1992_917_22

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backless bra
Berlei
nylon
white


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