Boy's bathing suit

American
1915–25


Object Place: New England, USA

Dimensions

65 x 46 cm (25 9/16 x 18 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

1979.450

Medium or Technique

Wool knit and plastic buttons

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Knitted cadet blue wool with white grouped bands on sleeves and legs. One-piece construction with short sleeves and legs. Partial front closure with four beige buttons on blue cotton band. Labeled “R.H. Stearns Co., Boston.” Condition: some holes and darning.

Provenance

Made for R.H. Stearns Co., Boston

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. A. H. Curtis