Suit, Bathing

Production date
Circa 1950s
A girl's Speedo elastex fabric halter neck swimsuit that is decorated with fish on a seabed motif in blue, red, black and yellow. It has a wide cream trim around the neckline which uses the same fabric as the halter neckpiece. The chest is lined with cream knit fabric with a drawstring and elastic inside the swimsuit to shape the bra top. A red and white label attached to it reads " Speedo " on one side along with a figure riding a fish. " Medium / Made in New Zealand " is on the back of the label. A cardboard product label that features manufacturing details and care instructions is attached to the chest.
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Circa 1950s
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