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Two-piece bathing suit

Designer:
Claire McCardell (American, 1905–1958)
Manufacturer:
Townley Frocks (American)
Department Store:
Lord & Taylor (American, founded 1826)
Date:
1930–59
Culture:
American
Medium:
wool
Dimensions:
Length at CB: 20 in. (50.8 cm)
Credit Line:
Gift of Mildred T. Gilbert, 1976
Accession Number:
1976.76.2a, b
Not on view
Marking: [label] "Claire McCardell Clothes by Townley: Sports and Country Clothes, Lord & Taylor, Fifth Ave."
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