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Woman's bra

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Light orange brassiere patterned with flowers. Narrow orange straps. Elastic panel in center back and hook and eye closures.

Provenance

By 2010, with Leslie Verrinder, Tin Tin Collectables, London, UK; purchased from Verrinder by Mr. Frederic Sharf; gift of Sharf to the MFA (Accession date: January 26, 2011)

Credit Line

Gift of Jean S. and Frederic A. Sharf

English, 1940s

  • Labeled CC41, English, 1941–1952
Object Place

England

Dimensions

Height x width: 5 1/4 x 14 1/4 in. (13.3 x 36.2 cm)

Accession Number

2010.1400

Medium or Technique

Cotton (?) twill weave; metal; elastic

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes