1885 GB Corset Culture: French A heliotrope colored silk satin corset made in France for the American market. "GB" is stamped on the brass loops of the long curved busk but there are no further maker's marks or stamps on the corset. Although this particular corset does not have it, some GB corsets have "GB" and "None Genuine Except Stamped A La Couronne" on the inside. The top of the corset has a narrow band of black lace trim. The bustline is very flared with cording for extra support.
Wedding dress: Date:1933 (made) Artist/Maker:Hartnell, Norman, born 1901 - died 1979 (designer) Materials and Techniques:Embroidered silk satin with pearl and glass beads and satin appliqué, tulle with metal wire, trimmed with wax. Sideway
ROSE PINK EVENING GOWN, 1910 Silk satin Aesthetic style, high waist, beaded & pearl trimmed bands that criss-cross around bustline, trained skirt, long Renaissance style cream chiffon sleeves w/ pearl & beaded edge, matching small shield shaped evening bag.