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Swimsuit Ensemble

Description

Matching suit and overdress of cotton printed with bright pink, yellow, chartreuse, blue flowers, white daisies; stylized. Skirted bathing suit with stays, elastic at sides; double spaghetti straps; zipper. Overdress: sleeveless sheath style with buttons along left side.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1960-1969
Inscriptions
1) ""Sea Weeds"" on both suit and overdress. 2) ""12"" and ""100% / COTTON / RN 30926"" on bathing suit only.
Material
cotton (textile)
machine-made
printing (process)
Object type
Clothing--Outerwear
Descriptive terms
bathing suits
Beach
beaches
Cotton
cotton (textile)
floral patterns
Flower
flowers (plants)
machine-made
printing (process)
SUIT, BATHING
Summer
summer (season)
Transfer Printed
Accession Number
1990.36.1-2
Credit Line
Gift of Mary Eliza Kimball, Helen Chase Kimball-Brooke and Lee Kimball Bryon
GUSN
6750

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