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Corset

Date:
1945
Culture:
French
Medium:
silk
Dimensions:
Length at CF: 11 in. (27.9 cm) Length at CB: 7 1/2 in. (19.1 cm) Waist (adjustable): 26 in. (66 cm)
Credit Line:
Gift of Mrs. Lillian T. Farley, 1963
Accession Number:
C.I.X.63.2.2
Not on view
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