Alternative Name(s): Bra, Camisole, Chest Flattener

Home-made cream-coloured brassiere. Designed to flatten the chest. Used circa 1920 - 1930, when flat-chested styles were popular for young women.

Physical Description

Cream coloured. Made of fine cambric cotton, trimmed with cotton lace and ribbon straps. Side fastening with three hooks and eyes.

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