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Top (part one of a two-piece swimming costume)

British
about 1910


Dimensions

Center back: 61 cm (24 in.)

Medium or Technique

Wool knit

Not On View

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Navy blue wool tank top with white stripes at bottom edge and sleeve-openings. No interior labels.

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