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Woman's bathing suit in two parts (top, bottom)

Gold tone metal mesh bathing suit with deep V neckline and stair shaped square hemline. Halter neckline with chain detail and hook closure in center back of neck strap. Interior cotton and tulle bust cups with white lace and metal underwire and knit cotton body with snaps on crotch (that attach...

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Provenance

By 2009, in collection of Yolanda Cellucci of Waltham, MA; gift of Cellucci to the MFA (Accession date: September 16, 2009)

Credit Line

Gift of Yolanda of Yolanda Enterprises Inc.

American, late 20th century

Object Place

United States

Dimensions

Top: center front: 60 cm (23 5/8 in.) Bottom: center back: 30 cm (11 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

2009.4222.1-2

Medium or Technique

Metal mesh; cotton plain weave; tulle plain weave; lace; metal; elastic; cotton knit

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes