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

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

British, about 1910

Dimensions

Length: 45.7 cm (18 in.)

Accession Number

2013.240.2

Medium or Technique

Wool knit

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes