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RepositoryNational Resource Centre for Dance Archive
LevelItem
Ref NoNM/S/15/3
TitleCorsets
Datec1924
DescriptionFour orange jersey corset tops. Two of the tops have a light orange trim and a pattern down the front made from black satin with strips of embroidered ribbon, they are cotton lined and fastened at the back with hook and eye fastenings. Two of the tops are a darker orange with a gold trim and green string fastening at the front and hook and eye fastening at the back..

Four red felt corset tops. These were described as 'make do' corsets on the original box. Red felt waist made from panels for extra fitting with a red crepe top and gold trim. They are fastened at the front with cream coloured string laced through hooks. They are cotton lined. One corset consists of the felt waist only.
Related MaterialSee NM/S/15 for further information and links to the other items of costume.
Extent8 corsets
Physical Description460mm x 410mm (orange); 400mm x 360mm (red)
FormatCostume
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