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Suit

Suit

  • Place of origin:

    London (made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1970 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Porter, Thea, born 1927 - died 2000 (designer)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Wool lined with silk

  • Museum number:

    T.79:1 to 3-1992

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

Men's cream wool three-piece suit of jacket, trousers and waistcoat.

Place of Origin

London (made)

Date

ca. 1970 (made)

Artist/maker

Porter, Thea, born 1927 - died 2000 (designer)

Materials and Techniques

Wool lined with silk

Object history note

Purchased. Registered File number 1992/541.

Historical significance: Very rare example of Thea Porter's menswear.

Descriptive line

Men's wool three-piece suit, designed by Thea Porter, London, ca. 1970

Materials

Wool (textile); Silk (textile)

Techniques

Lined

Categories

Fashion; Men's clothes

Production Type

Haute couture

Collection

Textiles and Fashion Collection

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