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Briefs (part two of a two-piece play suit)

British
1950
Retailed by Bourne and Hollingsworth, Manufactured by Renjoy


Dimensions

Center back: 30.5 cm (12 in.)

Medium or Technique

Cotton plain weave; printed

Not On View

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Briefs with elastic waist and legs of printed cotton in paisley pattern.

Provenance

2012, sold by Leslie Verrinder, Tintin Collectibles, London, England to Frederic A. Sharf, Chesnut Hill, MA; 2013, gift of Jean S. and Frederic A. Sharf to the MFA. (Accession date: February 27, 2013)

Credit Line

Gift of Jean S. and Frederic A. Sharf