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Trunks (part two of a two-piece swimming costume)

British
about 1910


Dimensions

Length: 45.7 cm (18 in.)

Medium or Technique

Wool knit

Not On View

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Navy blue swim trunks with white stripes at bottom edge and white drawsting at waistband that ties inside center front. 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