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Suit

Suit

  • Place of origin:

    Great Britain (made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1970 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Blades (tailors)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Cotton velvet

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Department of Manuscripts, British Library

  • Museum number:

    T.519:1, 2-1995

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

Man's 2-piece suit consisting of jacket and trousers in navy cotton velvet.

Place of Origin

Great Britain (made)

Date

ca. 1970 (made)

Artist/maker

Blades (tailors)

Materials and Techniques

Cotton velvet

Object history note

From a trunk of clothes belonging to theatre critic Kenneth Tynan.

Registered File number 1995/990.

Descriptive line

Man's suit, jacket and trousers, navy cotton velvet, Blades, Great Britain, ca. 1970.

Materials

Cotton (textile)

Techniques

Velvet weave

Categories

Men's clothes; Fashion

Collection

Textiles and Fashion Collection

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