Women's Bathing Costume

In navy cotton.

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Year of production:
1930 - 1940
J.B.Lewis & Sons Ltd
Haydn Road
Length 67.5cm
Nottingham, cotton

A bathing costume in navy blue cotton interlock printed with 'shell bursts' in gold and silver. The top is shaped for and over the bust. The back is deeply cut into a U. A thick cord goes from the points above the bust, in casings down the back to tie at centre back. Drawers of a front and back and a kite shaped gusset are sewn into the waist and are completely covered by the flared skirt. With a woven label 'Meridian Double Lock Regd, The perfect fabric for sensitive skins'.

ID Number: NCM 1992-76

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