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Man's swimming suit

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Black man's swimming trunks with yellow wooden buttons. Labeled: "This is Schiaparelli for Dunlap's The Store for Men Cincinnati/ M"


Owned by Richard Schaengold, a close friend of the Maxwell family. Gift from Marilyn M. Maxwell (donor's mother) December 25, 1987; 2005 Gift to MFA, January 25, 2006.

Credit Line

Gift of Stewart Shillito Maxwell, Jr. in memory of his friend Richard Frederick Schaengold

Man's swim suit

Man's bathing suit

American, 1950s


Center back: 48.3 cm (19 in.)

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Medium or Technique

Cotton and wood


Textiles and Fashion Arts