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Woman's swimsuit

American
early 1950s


Dimensions

Center back: 50.8 cm (20 in.)

Accession Number

2005.1270

Medium or Technique

Acetate, cotton, and rubber

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Bluish-silver and gold swimsuit with faux skirt and metal zipper at centerback. Labeled: “Limited Edition by Rose Marie Reid”

Provenance

Gift from Marilyn M. Maxwell (donor's mother) December 25, 1987; 2005 Gift to MFA, January 25, 2006.

Credit Line

Gift of Stewart Shillito Maxwell, Jr. in memory of his mother Marilyn M. Maxwell