Readymade Mid-Victorian Hourglass Corset- 33" Natural Waist, Emerald Green Dupioni Silk
This listing is for a readymade mid-Victorian or American Civil War corset (1850s-1860s). The corset is made of black cotton coutil and covered with a lovely green silk whose color is described as absinthe. The edges are finished with handmade silk bias tape and the top edge is trimmed in black lace with gold ribbon. It laces together in back as well as closing in front with a riveted busk. The corset is stiffened throughout with spiral steel boning and the grommets are reinforced with spring steel boning.
Underarm to Hip: 11"- 12"
Side Length: 10 3/4"
Front Length: 13 3/4"
Victorian and Edwardian Gallery - Previous Clients' Costumes
Care Instructions: Dry clean