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Corset

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Corset. White cotton sateen quilted in vegatative motifs. Cotton binding at hemline, armholes, neckline. Ivory eyelets at back closure and armholes. 4 gores across top back. Cotton lining.

Provenance

Worn by member of Rae or Jacob family.-

Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection

Probably English, first half, 19th century

Object Place

Massachusettes or New York, USA

Dimensions

Overall (measured flat for storage with straps up): 49.5 x 57.2 cm (19 1/2 x 22 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

44.348

Medium or Technique

Cotton sateen with cording and quilting and bone eyelets

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes