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Woman's Bathing Suit
1926
Original Owner:Originally owned by Mary W. Edwards , American, 1913 - 2004
Clothing Maker:Made by Unknown
Retailer:Sold by G. Fox and Co. , American, founded 1847
Machine-stitched wool, with a plastic button
Primary Dimensions (length x width across chest): 31 1/2 x 13 1/2in. (80 x 34.3cm)
Credit Line: Gift of Mary W. Edwards
Description: Woman's bathing suit of navy blue wool, with red stripes around the bottom of the skirt. The suit has a scooped neckline, front and back. The top extends in a short skirt, covering the short-legged bottom. The proper left shoulder strap fastens with a black plastic button at the top of the shoulder.
Inscription: A label sewn over the manufacturer's label at the back of the neck reads, "Mary W. Edwards".
Object Number: 1984.42.27
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