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Evening suit with kilt

Evening suit with kilt

  • Place of origin:

    Scotland (made)

  • Date:

    1996 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Kinloch Anderson (maker)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Worsted and woollen barathea

  • Credit Line:

    Given by the makers

  • Museum number:

    T.21:1 to 3-1997

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

Anderson tartan worsted kilt with a black woollen barathea jacket and waistcoat.

Place of Origin

Scotland (made)

Date

1996 (made)

Artist/maker

Kinloch Anderson (maker)

Materials and Techniques

Worsted and woollen barathea

Dimensions

Weight: 2.34 kg

Object history note

Part of a Highland dress ensemble T.21:1 to 17-1997.
This kilt is made from a tartan now associated with the Anderson clan.

Descriptive line

Tartan worsted kilt with a woollen barathea jacket and waistcoat, made by Kinloch Anderson, Scotland, 1996

Labels and date

Modern Highland dress has evolved from the belted plaids worn by the Scottish Highlanders until the 18th century. This kilt is made from a tartan now associated with the Anderson clan. Such dashing attire is increasingly popular as formal wear for weddings, balls, and other special occasions. [1997]

Materials

Wool (textile); Worsted

Categories

Men's clothes; Fashion; Formal wear; Scotland

Collection

Textiles and Fashion Collection

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