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Swimsuit

Swimsuit

  • Place of origin:

    Britain (possibly, made)

  • Date:

    1970s (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown

  • Materials and Techniques:

    crocheted wool yarn

  • Credit Line:

    Bequeathed by Harry Matthews

  • Museum number:

    T.80-2015

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

Swimsuit, crocheted wool yarn, bikini-style top with looser pattern over stomach. Backless, with a halterneck tie.

Place of Origin

Britain (possibly, made)

Date

1970s (made)

Artist/maker

Unknown

Materials and Techniques

crocheted wool yarn

Dimensions

Length: 58 cm, Width: 26 cm chest, Width: 32 cm hips, Length: 118 cm tie fastenings

Descriptive line

Woman's red crocheted swimsuit, British, 1970s.

Materials

Wool yarn

Techniques

Crochet

Categories

Women's clothes; Informal wear; Fashion

Collection

Textiles and Fashion Collection

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