From the late 1940s or the 1950s, a black cotton terry cloth coverup by collectible swimwear icon Jantzen. Silky soft polished cotton trim at collar, cuffs, placket, and hem with embroidered red strawberries. Big patch pockets to hold your sunscreen and shades. Unlined. Kimono cut sleeves. Closes with a single button and loop at neck. Made in U.S.A.
Meant for poolside, by could serve nicely as a warm weather jacket or cozy after-bath dressing gown. Color is jet black with no fading but is lightened in some photos to show texture and detail.
Fiber/Care: no tags, all cotton with rayon embroidery, washable
Condition: a few minor, scattered pulls in the terry loops and embroidery
*This terry cloth swimsuit coverup is freshly laundered and ready to wear.*
- labeled a medium, but should fit a wide range of sizes due to the swingy, open, generous cut. measurements given were taken with the garment lying flat and its front edges touching all the way down -
at hem: 41"/104cm
sleeve circumference at cuff: 13"/33cm
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