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Shorts

Shorts

  • Place of origin:

    Italy (made)

  • Date:

    1997 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Galante, Maurizio, born 1963 (designer)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Peacock feathers woven with silk and lined with nylon

  • Credit Line:

    Gift of clothes designed and given by Maurizio Galante.

  • Museum number:

    T.102-1998

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

Pair of shorts made from silk and woven peacock feathers creating an iridescent/burnished green-brown effect and unusual texture. Zipped pockets in the back. Lined in 100% polyamide black nylon with a rubbery reverse texture.

Place of Origin

Italy (made)

Date

1997 (made)

Artist/maker

Galante, Maurizio, born 1963 (designer)

Materials and Techniques

Peacock feathers woven with silk and lined with nylon

Marks and inscriptions

'MAURIZIO GALANTE'
Label

'M.G.A.H. 97/98 ART.0454M / SIZE 42 / 100% SETA-SEIDE / SOIE-SILK / GENUINE PEACOCK FEATHERS / LINING: / 100& POLIAMMIDE - POLYAMYD / POLYAMIDE - NYLON / DRY CLEAN ONLY / MADE IN ITALY'
Information tag in inner side seam

Dimensions

Width: 51 cm maximum, Length: 31cm cm waist to hem

Descriptive line

Shorts made of peacock feathers woven with silk and lined with nylon, designed by Maurizio Galante, Italy, late 1997

Production Note

Autumn/Winter 1997-1998

Attribution note: Autumn-winter 1997-1998
Reason For Production: Retail

Materials

Peacock feathers; Silk (textile); Nylon

Techniques

Weaving; Sewing; Lined

Categories

Fashion; Women's clothes; Europeana Fashion Project

Production Type

Ready to wear

Collection

Textiles and Fashion Collection

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