Men's Bathing Suit

Collection Type

  • Clothing and Accessories

Date

ca. 1940

GUSN

GUSN-103583

Description

Men's wool bathing suit. Blue wool shorts with a knitted vertical stripe pattern, draw string waist band, five belt loops, a small pocket on right side with flap and button, and a fish appliqué on front left leg.

Details

Descriptive Terms

bathing suits
wool (textile)
cotton (textile)
Suit, Bathing

Inscription

Tag Front: "STYLED FOR THE STARS / OF HOLLYWOOD / Catalina" Tag Back: "SIZE / 38 / WEIGHT / 170/190" (Tag)

Associated Building

Location of use of object. Little Boar's Head,

Additional Identification Number

3311

Related Items

Title Accession Number 2008.10.2 ab

Maker

Catalina (Manufacturer)

Location of Origin

Los Angeles, CA (origin); North Hampton, NH (use)

Object Type

Clothing -- Outerwear

Dimensions

16 in x 18 in (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Patricia Meyers, Charles Sullivan, Deborah DuSault

Accession Number

2008.10.1