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Corset

Date:
1920–25
Culture:
French
Medium:
silk, rubber, cotton
Dimensions:
Length at CB (including ruffle): 23 in. (58.4 cm)
Credit Line:
Gift of June Dorflinger Hard (Mrs. John A. Hardy, Jr). 1981
Accession Number:
1981.518.10
Not on view
Marking: [label] "Bienjay, Made in France, Saks Fifth Avenue. Maithe, Corsets, Lingerie, Paris, 22, rue Royale"
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