Materials: Two Piece Suit: black
wool knit, black cotton ties. Hose: red and white wool knit. Shoes:
black cotton canvas, rubber soles, cotton laces, metal eyelets.
Provenance: Belonged to Ralph Cooley
from Westfield, Massachusetts.
Condition: Excellent. The suit and
shoes are flawless; stockings have a couple small holes and some dark
stains on the soles.
Suit Top: Chest 34"; L, 26". Suit Bottom: W, up to 33"; H, 36"; L, 22".
Shoes: L, 10.3", Wd, 3". Stockings: L, 16.5".
Comments: Very rare to find a
complete bathing costume with provenance from the early 20th C.