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Health and Medical Equipment > Surgical supports

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93/391/14 Back support corset, womens, 'Camp Trade Mark', cotton / elastic / metal, Berlei, Australia, c.1960
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Object statement
Back support corset, womens, 'Camp Trade Mark', cotton / elastic / metal, Berlei, Australia, c.1960
The manufacture and distribution of surgical garments were significant facets of the Berlei company's business. This corset appears to have been made by Berlei based on a S H Camp design.

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Description
Back support corset, womens, 'Camp Trade Mark', cotton / elastic / metal, Berlei, Australia, c.1960.
Flesh pink corset made of thick cotton drill with small elastic gussets at left and right front at the top and at the hem. High back with heavy boning. Complex lacing at sides with pale peach nylon lacing through metal eyelets and adjustable via two webbing straps and grip metal buckles on each side. The sides under the lacing is lined with pink cotton. Adjustable shoulder straps are partially padded and covered with pale peach velvet. Left front opening fastens with 12 metal hooks and eyes and is lined with a velvet placket. Four adjustable suspenders around hem.

Made: Berlei Hestia Ltd; Australia; 1955 - 1965
Marks
Beige fabric label: 'CAMP/TRADE MARK/Berlei/Support/407 25'.
93/391/14
Production date
1955 - 1965
Width
440 mm

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Acquisition credit line
Gift of Berlei Hestia, 1993

This object record is currently incomplete. The information available may date back as far as 125 years. Other information may exist in a non-digital form. The Museum continues to update and add new research to collection records.
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