The Underpinnings Museum - Lift & Separate Exhibition, Postcard Pack 3: 1910-1970s
Part of the range of official The Underpinnings Museum merchandise, with all profits going to support the project.
A pack of 9 beautiful postcards with images from the museum's exhibition: 'Lift & Separate: Technology & The Bra', as photographed by Tigz Rice Studios. This pack includes the following objects:
c.1910s satin bandeau bra by The Modishform
c. 1930s satin cathedral bra with celluloid boning by Rita Ro
c. 1930s satin and pleated tulle bust pads
c. 1940s darted tulle nylon bra
c. 1950s strapless lace structured bra by Cadolle
c. 1950s lace and velvet longline bra by Christian Dior
c. 1950s pre-formed spiral stitch bra by Miss Twilfit
c. 1950s red nylon padded quarter cup bra by La Parisienne
c. 1970s lurex bralet by Mary Quant
Printed onto a matte finish paper front and back, left mostly blank for your own message (with a small portion of the postcard back featuring the museum logo and photography credits). A small paper slip is included with each postcard back detailing each object with its age, origin and fabric. Please note that these cards are matte on both sides, unlike our other postcard packs.
Postcard packs are wrapped in a polythene sleeve and sent in a card back envelope.