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Bustle

Bustle
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Accession Number: 2000.130.172

Collection: Textiles & Decorative Arts - Costumes

Object: Bustle

Gender: Female

Maker/Author: Unknown (Maker)

Date Made: 1830-1849

Description:
Bustle; down filled. Ivory cotton fabric shaped like a small apron is filled with down. Padded area at top of bustle in points, similar to an inverted crown. Lacks ties at waist.

Subject:
Bustles; Costume--Women--Underwear; Costume

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