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1880-1890 bustle (1947.3717)

Object Name: bustle

Date: 1880-1890

Accession Number: 1947.3717
Image Copyright: © Manchester City Galleries
Credit: Manchester City Galleries

Physical Description

Medium / Material
  • cotton
  • muslin
  • steel
  • cotton
Support
 
Technique
 
Description

Vertically striped black and grey cotton waistband fastening CF with button. Drawstring at back. Fourteen horizontal steels in CB, held in curved position by lacing down centre of inside CB section. Bottom edges trimmed with black lace.

Dimensions

Type: Length
Height: 88.9 cm
Width:
Depth:

Type: Hem
Height:
Width: 86.4
Depth: