Object Name: bathing costume & bikini
Accession Number: 1947.2865
Credit: Manchester City Galleries
Red and white shot rayon, ruched vertically and horizontally with parallel lines of elastic.
Bra : Top edge rising for bust each side in front, with tie each side at front top edge to fasten round neck; lower edge straight; no fastenings; closer lines of parallel ruching down back and front.
Knickers : Tubular, with short straight gusset; closer parallel lines of ruching to top edge.
Width: 21 cm