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Boy's bathing suit

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Knitted cadet blue wool with white grouped bands on sleeves and legs. One-piece construction with short sleeves and legs. Partial front closure with four beige buttons on blue cotton band. Labeled "R.H. Stearns Co., Boston." Condition: some holes and darning.

Provenance

Made for R.H. Stearns Co., Boston

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. A. H. Curtis

American, 1915–25

Object Place

New England, USA

Dimensions

65 x 46 cm (25 9/16 x 18 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

1979.450

Medium or Technique

Wool knit and plastic buttons

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes