1901 Ad Classic Corset Grecian Bust Back Girdle Chicago - ORIGINAL EM2


This is an original 1901 black and white print ad for the Classic Corset Company, located in the Medinah Temple in Chicago, Illinois. This ad features their Grecian Bust Girdle, which gives every woman natural bust and back support.


This 110+ year old Item is rated Very Fine +++. Light aging throughout. No creases. No natural defects. Some light surface rub. No tears. No water damage. This ad has some areas of visible bleed through.

  • Product Type: Original Print Ad; Black / White
  • Grade: Very Fine +++
  • Dimensions: Approximately 2.75 x 4 inches; 7 x 10 cm
  • Authentication: Serial-Numbered Certificate of Authenticity w/ Full Provenance
  • Protection: Packaged in a custom archival sleeve with an acid-free black board (great for display, gift-giving, and preservation)


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