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Black Men's Swimsuit

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Identifier

VC2001040

Title

Black Men's Swimsuit

Description

Men's 1910's black wool bathing suit; sleeveless jumper style with scoop neckline; pants end at mid-thigh; pull-on styling, no closures; Men's 1910's black wool bathing suit; jumper with scoop neckline; sleeveless tank; pants end at mid-thigh; no closures

Creator

B. Altman & Co.

Date

1910-1919

Subject

Clothing and dress

Extent

38 inches (chest), 37 inches (waist), 42 inches (hips), 26.5 inches (center front length), 28 inches (center back length), 8 inches (underarm to waist). other measurements: 21 inches (leg opening)

Medium

wool

Type

Physical Object

Temporal Coverage

1910s

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

VC2001040

Cataloguer with Date

Hilde Wulf, 3/24/14

Color Main

black

Technique

machine sewing

Structure Neckline

scoop neck

Structure Sleeves

sleeveless

Structure Pants

shorts

Structure Hem

mid-thigh length

Dimensions Chest

38

Dimensions Waist

37

Dimensions Hips

42

Dimensions CF Length

26.5

Dimensions CB Length

28

Underarm to Waist

8

Dimensions Other

21 inches (leg opening)

Dimensions All

38 inches (chest), 37 inches (waist), 42 inches (hips), 26.5 inches (center front length), 28 inches (center back length), 8 inches (underarm to waist). other measurements: 21 inches (leg opening)

Label

B. Altman & Co. / PARIS NEW YORK'

Date Earliest

1910

Date Latest

1919

Gender

menswear

Classification

costume
clothing

Category

Sport

Function

sports clothing

Condition Term

very good

Condition

Tear all around legs; surface dirt

Storage Location

Q8

Repository

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

Work Type

bathing suit
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