Berlei' bra c.1940's; Berlei; c.1940's; 1992_917_24

Name/Title

Berlei' bra c.1940's

About this object

Mid-line style, 'Wonder Lift Reg. Berlei Bra Medium Full x 533 Size 35. Apricot cotton with bottom half in satin, with parallel stitching, adjustable ribbon strap also with ribbons attached to sides of cups and strap clasp 'for added lift'. Two hook back fastening. Circa 1940'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.1940's

Place Made

New Zealand

Medium and Materials

cotton

Measurements

21.6cm length x34.3cm width

Subject and Association Description

Berlei bra c.1940

Credit Line

Museum

Object Type

bra

Object number

1992_917_24

Copyright Licence  

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apricot
bra
c.1940's
ribbon

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