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Woman's swimsuit

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Brown and black batik style print with shoulder straps that button, accent bow on hip and metal zipper at centerback. Labeled: "Cabana, TM"

Provenance

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 mother Marilyn M. Maxwell

American, 1950s

Dimensions

Center back: 48.3 cm (19 in.)

Accession Number

2005.1271

Medium or Technique

Cotton

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes