Swim Cap

Description:

Bathing or swim cap of rubber covered in bright blue synthetic, coarse hair. Courreges copy.

Maker's stamp on inside crown: "Kleinert's / Made in U.S.A. / Back"

Creator(s): Kleinert's
Location(s): United States
Creation Date: 1964
Partner(s):
UNT College of Visual Arts + Design
Collection(s):
Texas Fashion Collection
Usage:
Total Uses: 4
Past 30 days: 0
Yesterday: 0
Creator (Manufacturer):
Date(s):
  • Creation: 1964
Coverage:
Place
United States
Date
1960/1969  
Description:

Bathing or swim cap of rubber covered in bright blue synthetic, coarse hair. Courreges copy.

Maker's stamp on inside crown: "Kleinert's / Made in U.S.A. / Back"

Note:

This object was part of the Dallas Museum of Fashion collection. Founded in 1960 by the Fashion Group, Inc. of Dallas, the collection comprised important items of historic and current fashion. It was housed in the Apparel Mart, Dallas, and operated as the Dallas Museum of Fashion from 1960 until 1971. It moved to what was then North Texas State University in 1972, and became the Texas Fashion Collection.

Physical Description:

Measurements:
Side to Side: 11.5 cm.
Front to Back: 12.5 cm.
Height: 14 cm.

Language(s):
Subject(s):
Contributor(s):
Added Title: Bathing Cap
Series Title: Dallas Museum of Fashion Collection
Partner:
UNT College of Visual Arts + Design
Collection:
Texas Fashion Collection
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: 1970.023.001
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metadc305350
Resource Type: Physical Object
Format: Image
Rights:
Access: Public
Statement: All Texas Fashion Collection content and images are copyrighted.