Adorable vintage 1950s swimsuit in aqua blue cotton. Ruched sides, front panel covering the hips. Adjustable straps with 4 buttons, built in bra with boning. Elastic shirred back and around the legs. Partially lined in white cotton with a back metal zipper. It is in very good condition. Shows one or two small spots and slight yellowing on one side of the waist/hip. The elastic in the legs is in ok condition, not completely stretched out but not like new either, still wearable as is or it could be replaced. The back elastic is very strong. See last photo for spot/yellowing.
Made by Jantzen. Vintage tag size 16 but fits a much smaller modern size. No fabric tag but feels like 100% cotton, it is very soft, like a sateen. Shown buttoned on the shortest strap setting.
Bust across center of cups – 30 inches up to 34 inches when fully stretched (76.2 to 86.36 cm)
Waist: 26 inches (66.04 cm)
Hips: 38 inches (96.52 cm)
Length from front center to crotch seam: 24 inches (60.96cm)
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