A man's woollen bathing costume worn on the Isle of Man

A red woolen bathing suit.
Collection description:
This garment belonged to Mr R.H.Corrin who as a young man would have worn it on summer outings to the beach, most likely at Douglas. Made of red wool, with a button-up front, when worn the garment would have covered the wearer's body from the shoulde ...more
Date:
late 19th century
Medium:
Wool
Rights:
Manx National Heritage
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