Cotton and machine-made lace, about 1920-25
Accession number 1967.187.347
Stamped BIEN JOLIE BRASSIERE, MADE IN USA, 15090, 40
Made by Benjamin & Jones, USA
Brassière composed of four triangles of white cotton broderie anglaise, two at back and two at front, joined to deep bands of machine-made lace with scalloped edging. Front fastening with hooks and eyes behind a fly front.
Wide, v-shaped neckline threaded with narrow pale pink silk ribbon, finishing in a bow at centre front.
Narrow tape at centre front to attach to corset with metal hook, the hook now missing.