Bustle of patterned white cotton with metal wire boning: wide waistband with CF six-button closure; interior lacing at CB; six tiers of wired crescents at CB; above ankle length.


  • Title: Bustle
  • Location Created: British
  • Physical Dimensions: Length at CB: 39 in. (99.1 cm)
  • Type: Bustle
  • External Link: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, Collection Online
  • Medium: cotton, metal
  • Date Created: ca. 1871, 1866/1876
  • Credit Line: Purchase: The New York Historical Society (by exchange) and Louise Moore Van Vleck Gift, 1985
  • Accession Number: 1985.27.4

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