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Woman's underwear set (bra and panties)

Pink underwire bra with embroidered flowers. Labeled: "Rigby & Peller London/ By Appointment to Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II Corsetieres" Matching pink hi-cut panties with embroidered flowers. Labeled: "Rigby & Peller London/ By Appointment to Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II...

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Provenance

Before 2008, with donor; gift to the MFA (December 17, 2008).

Credit Line

Anonymous gift

English, 1990s

Object Place

London, England

Dimensions

Center back (bra): 63.5 cm (25 in.) Center back (panties): 27.9 cm (11 in.)

Accession Number

2008.1490.1-2

Medium or Technique

Nylon, spandex, and machine made lace

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes