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Waistcoat

Waistcoat

  • Place of origin:

    London (retailed)

  • Date:

    1993 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Komodo (designer)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Bark cloth and shells

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Lesley Goring

  • Museum number:

    T.446-1993

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

Bark cloth waistcoat trimmed with cowrie shells and shells used as buttons

Place of Origin

London (retailed)

Date

1993 (made)

Artist/maker

Komodo (designer)

Materials and Techniques

Bark cloth and shells

Object history note

Registered File number 1993/1188, Streetstyle exhibition 1994-1995, in the exhibition it was part of an outfit called 'Streetstyle exhibition 1993-4 UK', outfit 6 (includes the jumper T.281-1993, the bag T.447-1993 and the jeans T.460-1993).

Descriptive line

Waistcoat, bark cloth decorated with shells, Komodo, Great Britain, 1993

Bibliographic References (Citation, Note/Abstract, NAL no)

Described in the exhibition publication, part of an outfit called 'Streetstyle exhibition 1993-4 UK'.
Surfers, Soulies, Skinheads & Skaters : Subcultural Style from the Forties to the Nineties

Materials

Bark cloth; Cowrie shells

Categories

Fashion; Clothing; Women's clothes; Streetstyle exhibition 1994

Production Type

Ready to wear

Collection

Textiles and Fashion Collection

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