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Woman's swimsuit

American
1950s


Dimensions

Center back: 48.3 cm (19 in.)

Accession Number

2005.1271

Medium or Technique

Cotton

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Contemporary Art, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Brown and black batik style print with shoulder straps that button, accent bow on hip and metal zipper at centerback. Labeled: “Cabana, TM”

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