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Panel of white cotton mesh gathered at front sides; cotton-encased boning at sides, back-sides and center back. Elastic panel and hook-and-eye closure at back. Drawstring at top and twill tape tab at bottom center front; twill tape shoulder straps. Labeled "HandW."

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. A. H. Curtis

American, 1915–25

Object Place

New Jersey, USA

Dimensions

Overall (measured open and flat ): 18.5 x 83.6 cm (7 5/16 x 32 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

1979.447

Medium or Technique

Cotton mesh, twill tape, elasticized fabric, and metal bones and hooks and eyes

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes