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White bra with nylon bow insert at center front. Labeled: "Bali Bow Bra, 498, D-36, Bali Co. Inc. New York, New York 10019."


Purchased from Jackie Pottratz, Plymouth, WI via internet auction, January 2005; Anonymous gift to the MFA, February 23, 2005

Credit Line

Gift of Mr. and Mrs. William C. Van Siclen, Jr.

American, 1940s

Object Place

New York, New York


Center Front: 15.2 x 77.5 cm (6 x 30 1/2 in.)

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Medium or Technique

Cotton plain weave, nylon plain weave inserts


Textiles and Fashion Arts