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Watch

1982 (made)
Artist/Maker
Place of origin

Fake Rolex watch of gold coloured metal.


Object details

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Object type
Materials and techniques
Metal
Brief description
Fake Rolex watch, gold coloured metal, possibly made in Taiwan, 1982; part of a casual outfit, UK, 1982-84.
Physical description
Fake Rolex watch of gold coloured metal.
Object history
Registered File number 1994/130, Streetstyle exhibition 1994-1995, in the exhibition it was part of an outfit called 'Casuals UK 1982-4' (includes the jumper T.123-1994, the jeans T.124-1994, the shirt T.125-1994, the jacket T.126-1994 and the trainers T.720-1994). Worn by Justin Alphonse.
Bibliographic reference
Surfers, Soulies, Skinheads & Skaters : Subcultural Style from the Forties to the Nineties Described in the exhibition publication, part of an outfit called 'Casuals UK 1982-4'.
Collection
Accession number
T.127-1994

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Record createdJune 24, 2009
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