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Catalog Number 10586-92
Title Off-White "Nemo-Flex" Bra
Object Name Brassiere
Description Off-white bra with crisscrossing pieces and no structuring for separation in front. Straps made of ribbon. One metal clasp in back. Colors: off-white
Date 1922 Patent
Material nylon-like cloth, cotton, ribbon, metal, thread
Makers mark "Nemo-flex PATENTED OCT. 31, 1922" "STYLE 1000"
Height (in) 4.5
Width (in) 13
People Platt, Howard and Louise
Other Name Brassiere, Women's
History From the home of Howard and Louise Platt, Omaha, Nebraska.
Credit line Jeanette Richoux, Lincoln (Lancaster), Nebraska
Collection Richoux, Jeanette