Berlei' bra c.1950's; Berlei; c.1950's; 1992_917_5

Name/Title

Berlei' bra c.1950's

About this object

Long-line style, large 'Berlei-Bra 526D Size37'. In white embossed fabric, with heavy elastic insets. Front panel and half cup lined with cotton. Darted cup, built up shoulder line and eight hook back fastening, small hook at centre front bottom. 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

43.2cm length x 43.2cm width

Subject and Association Description

bra c.1940-50's

Credit Line

Museum

Object Type

bra

Object number

1992_917_5

Copyright Licence  

All rights reserved

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Tags
1950's
Berlei
bra
elastic
embossed
nylon
white

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