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Bathing Suit

Description

Black wool bathing suit, with thin straps; similar in shape to a unitard. The bottoms of the legs have tapered cuffs.

Details

Maker
R.H. Stearns & Company (Boston, Mass.) (Retailer)
Date
ca. 1900
Inscriptions
"RH S Co. / R.H. Stearns & Co. / Boston.
Location of origin
Massachusetts
Material
wool (textile)
Object type
Clothing -- Outerwear
Places
Boston (Suffolk county, Massachusetts)
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
bathing suits
Suit, Bathing
wool (textile)
Accession Number
2002.29.46
Credit Line
Gift of Katharine Richardson
GUSN
248389

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