Although known for its iconic rugby jerseys, the first garment to be given the Canterbury label was underwear – the woollen kind worn in 1920s New Zealand. Forty years later this Canterbury swimsuit was made from cotton.
Garment loan courtesy of Cathy Dunn of Penelope Tree Vintage (swimsuit) & Fiona McGeough (cape)
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Canterbury Swimwear (swimsuit) & unknown (cape)
Cotton (swimsuit) & cotton candlewick (cape)
Blue & white
Canterbury Swimwear (swimsuit) & Super Tex (cape)