Bathing Cap, Black Latex; Unknown manufacturer; 1960-1970; WY.2011.13.2

Name/Title

Bathing Cap, Black Latex

About this object

This is a woman's latex bathing cap, with a low-relief design of tulips and sunflowers. The chin strap is adjustable at either side using sliding buckles and press studs and there is a moulded grip edge inside presumably to make the cap more effective in keeping water out.

Maker

Unknown manufacturer

Maker Role

Manufacturer

Date Made

1960-1970

Period

1960s

Place Made

Unknown

Medium and Materials

organic, processed material, vegetal, plant extract, rubber
inorganic, processed material, metal, steel

Measurements

h 170 mm x w 240 mm

Subject and Association Keywords

Clothing and Accessories

Subject and Association Keywords

Sport and Leisure

Object Type

clothing

Object number

WY.2011.13.2

Rights

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