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Wedding corset

Manufacturer:
Corset Parisien (French)
Department Store:
Stern Brothers (American, founded New York, 1867)
Date:
1881–82
Culture:
French
Medium:
silk, baleen, cotton, metal
Credit Line:
Brooklyn Museum Costume Collection at The Metropolitan Museum of Art, Gift of the Brooklyn Museum, 2009; Gift of Mrs. M. Disbrow, 1944
Accession Number:
2009.300.3041a–c
Not on view
Marking: Stamped in metallic gold: "Made Only For Stern Brothers/32. 34 & 36 West 23rd St. N.Y./CP A LA SIRÈNE/Garant Véritable Baleine"
Stamped on clasps: "CP"
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