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Bathing Suit. 1895-1900. The Metropolitan Museum of Art.

Fashions from the 1890s

bathing suit ca. via The Costume Institute of The Metropolitan Museum of Art “Since the century, going to the seaside to experience the restorative effects of salt water and sea air was.

Bathing suit ensemble (image 2) | American | 1885 | wool, cotton, straw | Metropolitan Museum of Art | Accession #:  C.I.58.67.3a–e

Bathing suit Date: ca. 1885 Culture: American Medium: (a, b) wool (c, d) cotton (e) straw Dimensions: Length at CB (a): 16 in. cm) Length (b): 29 in. cm) Length (c, d): 10 in. cm) Height (e): 7 in.

The 1860s and 1870s saw the revival of a number of historical periods in dress. Classical references were apparent in the appearance of laurel swags, wave meanders, and Greek-key bands on such categories of apparel as children's dresses, men's smoking ensembles, and dressing gowns, and on all forms of womenswear and accessories

Bathing suit Date: Culture: American Medium: wool Dimensions: Length at CB (a): 49 in. cm) Length (b): 38 in.

Lady's Plaid Wool Bathing Costume, 1860s<br /> Session 2 - Lot 696 - $2,500

Fall 2005 - whitakerauction

Because nothing says sexy like wet wool in sand.

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An 1871 lady’s nautical themed bathing suit. Baker Baker Kendrick hahaha I may have to wear this if I don't kick it into high gear!

1864 Ladies bathing costume  Note - This would have had a skirt, too.

1864 Ladies bathing or gymnastics costume-note, this would have had a skirt, too.

Wool Bathing Ensemble, 1860's  Who wants to go swimming?

An Antique Blue Wool Bathing Ensemble, circa comprised of a long sleeve dress with buttons to the bodice, together with a side button waist pant, both with burgundy piping.

Bathing suit Date: ca. 1900 Culture: American Medium: wool Dimensions: Length at CB (a): 37 1/2 in. (95.3 cm) Length (b): 27 in. (68.6 cm)

Beachwear (Bathing Suit) Date: ca. 1900 Culture: American Medium: wool Dimensions: Length at CB (a): 37 in. cm) Length (b): 27 in.

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