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1993 (made)
Place of origin

Bark cloth bag trimmed with cowrie shells.

Object details

Object type
Materials and techniques
Bark cloth and shells
Brief description
Bag, bark cloth bag decorated with shells, Komodo, Great Britain, 1993
Physical description
Bark cloth bag trimmed with cowrie shells.
Production typeReady to wear
Credit line
Given by Lesley Goring
Object history
Registered File number 1993/1188, Streetstyle exhibition 1994-1995, in the exxhibition it was part of an outfit called 'Streetstyle exhibition 1993-4 UK', outfit 6 (includes the jumper T.281-1993, the waistcoat T.446-1993 and the jeans T.460-1993).
Bibliographic reference
Surfers, Soulies, Skinheads & Skaters : Subcultural Style from the Forties to the Nineties Described in the exhibition publication, part of an outfit called 'Streetstyle exhibition 1993-4 UK'.
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Record createdAugust 1, 2008
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