Wool bathing suit; Petone; c.1920-30; 2003_800

Name/Title

Wool bathing suit

About this object

A black wool knit bathing suit. Buttoned on left shoulder, no sleeves, and has shorts with modesty skirt. Tag at neck reads, 'Petone O.S.', then under that is a hand written tag which is a name that starts with L but is hard to read( L. ARIELL possibly). It has been darned in many places.

Maker

Petone

Maker Role

manufacturer

Date Made

c.1920-30

Place Made

New Zealand

Medium and Materials

wool

Measurements

73cm length x 44cm width

Subject and Association Description

wool bathing suit, c.1920-30s

Credit Line

Mrs Nan Worthington

Object Type

bathing suit

Object number

2003_800

Copyright Licence  

All rights reserved

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Tags
bathing suit
black
petone
wool

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