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Stays

Costume (corset) Stays. Fully-boned. Sea green glazed wool damask with floral pattern; white glazed cotton lining. White kid and sea green twill tape bining. Ecru silk ribbon over seams. Back lacing. Cross boning top front.

Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection

Western European, 1780–1800 earlier?

Object Place

Accession Number

43.1695

Medium or Technique

Wool damask, boning, worsted twill tape, silk tape, and kid leather

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes