Object Name: bathing costume & swimsuit
Accession Number: 1947.2842
Image Copyright: © Manchester City Galleries
Credit: Manchester City Galleries
Brown alpaca trimmed with red woollen braid. Fronts to waist each in one section, fastening to round neeck with 6 pairs of bone buttons and narrow red braid loops; back to waist in two sections; short sleeves in one section, join in one sleeve; slightly flared basque, fronts each in one section, back in two sections, concealing waistband; belt attached at centre back, fastening in front with hook and loop; long legs each in one section, seamed at centre back and centre front and at inner leg; neck sleeves, front opening, basque edge and outer leg trimmed with red braid.
Height: 112.5 cm
Type: Shoulder to waist