Ae are clearing out some corsets that have been used for display in the studio to make room for new display models. This is an auction for the actual corset in the photo, this is not for one of our custom corsets...::This Way To The Auction!::..
About the 18th Century Corset style
18th Century flattens and pushes the bust upward. Shoulder straps tie with ribbon at the front. Scalloped bottom. Shown in black satin with a burgandy dragon print front pannel and pipingAbout this 18th Century Corset
This 18th Century corset is made with black peau de soie with piping and a front panel of burgandy, black and gold Chinese silk brocade. It is lined in a black denim and a coutil inner layer with 26 steel bones (both spiral and flat) as well as a busk closure. This corset has black grommets, burgandy laces and a matching modesty panel (back protector) under the laces.
This corset has been worn for two fashion shows, and two photo shoots by photographer Steven Lungley (photos below). It has been on display in our studio since 2001. It is in excellent condition and shows little to no signs of wear.
This very corset is shown on our website www.starkers.com
Sells for $430 US new!Measurements:
*Bust: 28.5" (will fit 29" - 36")
Waist: 22.5" (will fit 22.5" - 28.5")
Hips: 28.5" (will fit 28.5" - 33.5")
Waist to bottom (front) 6"
Waist to underarm 8"
Front length total: 14"
*The bust of the corset is designed to compress the bust and allow it to puff out at the top of the corset.
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