Corset [Berlei]

Berlei Limited, Maker


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Maker and Role
Berlei Limited, Maker
Description
Corset: Flesh coloured brocade, boned, elasticised side waist, hook and eye closures on left side front. Lacing up centre front, elastic insets lower side fronts and lower centre back. 5 suspenders - 2 at centre front, 2 on side fronts and 1 left side back, a 6th shows signs of being removed, c.1940s, maker's mark: "Berlei / RED. GUARANTEED IF FITTED TO CORRECT TYPE 7123-24 / FITTING / A7 (8)"
Collection
Media/Materials
Processed Material/Textile
Processed Material/Metal
Signature/Marks and Type
Berlei / RED. GUARANTEED IF FITTED TO CORRECT TYPE 7123-24 / FITTING / A7 (8) Ink Stamp
Accession No
2016.113
Credit Line
Berlei Limited. Corset [Berlei], 2016.113. The Museum of Transport and Technology (MOTAT).
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