Halter-neck sunfrock

The swimsuit label reads 'Nelbarden of Regent St, London' but it was made under licence in New Zealand. Nelbarden was a well-known British swimwear label from the 1950s to the 1970s.


Credit: Garment loan courtesy of Lynette Walsh
Manufacturing location: Abbott, Armstrong & Howie Ltd., Auckland
Garment type: Sunfrock
Material: Bri-nylon
Features: The bri-nylon fabric has been printed to look like tie-dye.
Colour: Cinnamon
Label: Nelbarden of Regent St, London
Date: 1970s