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Beach pyjamas

Beach pyjamas

  • Place of origin:

    Britain (possibly, made)

  • Date:

    late 1920s (made)

  • Artist/Maker:


  • Materials and Techniques:

    cotton; elastic; plastic

  • Credit Line:

    Bequeathed by Harry Matthews

  • Museum number:


  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

Wrap jacket and wide-legged palazzo pants in pale pink cotton with black lapels, cuffs, and accents. Attached front belt fastening with a plastic buckle.

Place of Origin

Britain (possibly, made)


late 1920s (made)



Materials and Techniques

cotton; elastic; plastic


Length: 70 cm jacket, Width: 49 cm jacket, Length: 60 cm sleeve, Length: 95 cm trousers, Width: 32 cm waist of trousers, Width: 45 cm flare of trouser leg.

Descriptive line

Beach pyjamas, probably British, late 1920s. Pale pink cotton with black details.


Cotton; Elastic; Plastic




Women's clothes; Informal wear; Fashion


Textiles and Fashion Collection

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