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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.


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


Length: 45.7 cm (18 in.)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Wool knit


Textiles and Fashion Arts