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Wedding Corset

Manufacturer:
W.S. Thomson & Company (British)
Retailer:
Thomson, Langdon & Co. (American, founded 1865)
Date:
1874
Culture:
British
Medium:
Cotton, metal, bone, silk
Credit Line:
Brooklyn Museum Costume Collection at The Metropolitan Museum of Art, Gift of the Brooklyn Museum, 2009; Gift of Amelia Beard Hollenback, 1966
Accession Number:
2009.300.7485a, b
Not on view
Marking: Stamped: "Patents May 1867 & November 20, 1869"
Attached tag inscribed: "Mrs. H's Wedding Corset Trimmed with Lace and Embroidered by Herself"
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