This lovely black corset with elaborate gold flossing, embroidery and top stitching has a tiny waist. I believe it to be from the but may be or -- Might be possible for me to get to using the displacement techniques; only a reduction required.
Pink sateen corset corset made from pink sateen and lined in white cotton twill. This is a transitional style corset which shows the progression from the hourglass shape of the Victorian era to the S-bend of the Edwardian era.
Metropolitan Museum of Art - Corset - Date: late century - Culture: European - Medium: silk, baleen, leather, cotton Dimensions: [no dimensions available] Credit Line: Gift of Mr. Lee Simonson, 1939 Accession Number: b