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Berlei brand corrective corset

1994.0018.0002.001

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Berlei brand corrective corset

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Physical description

Peach-coloured back lace corrective corset, for back support, fastened with hooks in centre front, also strongly boned and attached suspenders. Tag sewed on reads 'CAMP TRADE MARK BERLEI Corrective'. On the back of the tag it reads '47 A 28 7A'. Wrapped in a piece of white tissue paper.

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  • Mrs R Lutvey
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  • Mr Toffaha's daughter Mrs Lutvey (nee Toffaha) took over the unsold stock from him when his store was disbanded and it became stock for her business, Lutvey's Ladies Wear, in Ipswich.

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