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Brassiere - Cream Cotton, 1920-1930 Reg. No: SH 880753
- Alternative Name(s): Bra, Camisole, Chest Flattener
Home-made cream-coloured brassiere. Designed to flatten the chest. Used circa 1920 - 1930, when flat-chested styles were popular for young women.
- Cream coloured. Made of fine cambric cotton, trimmed with cotton lace and ribbon straps. Side fastening with three hooks and eyes.
- Acquisition Information:
- Donation from Miss D. Lade
|Dimensions:||44 cm (Width), 17.00 cm (Length)|
|Tagged with:||handcrafts, sewing|
|Themes this item is part of:||Clothing & Textiles Collection, Domestic & Community Life Collection|