Bathing suit

Bathing suit
Title
Bathing suit
Date 
1900-1910
Medium 
Wool
Dimensions 
Part (top): 26 1/2 x 19 1/2 x 1/4 in. (67.3 x 49.5 x 0.6 cm) Part (trunks): 22 1/2 x 16 1/2 x 1/4 in. (57.2 x 41.9 x 0.
Description 
Man's olive-green, wool knit, two-piece bathing suit consisting of a sleeveless top and trunks; a-line shirt with a round neckline and red stripes across the bottom; knee-length trunks with a white cotton drawstring.
Credit Line 
Gift of Mr. John V. Irwin
Object Number 
1954.205ab
Gallery Label 
This bathing suit was worn by the donor during the years 1900 to 1910.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group