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Blue Swimsuit with White Stripe

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Front View of Blue Swimsuit with White Stripe

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Identifier

VC2001038

Title

Blue Swimsuit with White Stripe

Description

Navy blue 1920's cotton knit swimsuit with cream border at neck and arm openings; above-the-knee length; V-neck; sleeveless

Date

1920-1929

Subject

Clothing and dress

Extent

35 inches (chest), 34 inches (waist), 38 inches (hips), 34 inches (center front length), 34 inches (center back length), other measurements: 18 inches (leg opening)

Medium

cotton

Type

Physical Object

Temporal Coverage

1920s

Rights

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Rights Holder

© Vassar College Costume Collection. Images in this collection may be used for teaching, classroom presentation, and research purposes only. For other reuse, reproduction and publication of these images, contact costumeshop@vassar.edu.

Costume Item Type Metadata

Source Identifier

VC2001038

Color Main

navy blue

Color Secondary

cream

Technique

machine sewing

Closure Type

buttons

Closure Placement

side closure

Structure Neckline

v-neck

Structure Sleeves

sleeveless

Structure Hem

above knee

Dimensions Chest

35

Dimensions Waist

34

Dimensions Hips

38

Dimensions CF Length

34

Dimensions CB Length

34

Dimensions Other

18 inches (leg opening)

Dimensions All

35 inches (chest), 34 inches (waist), 38 inches (hips), 34 inches (center front length), 34 inches (center back length), other measurements: 18 inches (leg opening)

Date Earliest

1920

Date Latest

1929

Gender

menswear

Classification

costume
clothing

Category

Sport

Function

sports clothing

Condition Term

very good

Condition

Right shoulder seam undone, button missing; holes on legs; staining on armpits; yellowing and surface dirt on cream border

Storage Location

Q8

Repository

Vassar College Costume Collection, Drama Department, 124 Raymond Avenue, Poughkeepsie, NY 12604

Work Type

bathing suit

Pattern

stripes
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