Combinations (2), wool, made by Ivanhoe, England, c. 1880-1890
Two pairs of woollen one piece combinations made from cream cotton flecked with grey and featuring a scalloped lace neckline. The undergarments have six shell buttons, short sleeves and calf-length legs with cuffs. The combinations are stamped with a double oval maker's mark on the right hip in black. A white fabric tag with red and blue text is sewn into the back of the neckline.
Maker's mark reads 'IVANHOE MAKE / UNSHRINKABLE / NATURAL DYED / MADE IN ENGLAND'
Fabric tag at neckline reads 'UNSHRINKABLE / IVANHOE / REGD. / UNDERWEAR'