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Not currently on display at the V&A


1980s (made)
Place of origin

Blue denim knee-ripped jeans.

Object details

Object type
Title501 (trade title)
Materials and techniques
Brief description
Jeans, denim 501, Levi Strauss & Co., United States, 1980s
Physical description
Blue denim knee-ripped jeans.
  • Weight: 0.92kg
Object history
Registered File number 1994/917, Streetstyle exhibition 1994-1995, in the exhibition it was part of an outfit called 'Grunge 1988-90' (includes the boots T.97-1994, the shirt T.134-1994, the T-shirt T.543-1994 and the jumper T.544-1994).
Bibliographic reference
Surfers, Soulies, Skinheads & Skaters : Subcultural Style from the Forties to the Nineties Described in the exhibition publication, part of an outfit called 'Grunge 1988-90'.
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Record createdNovember 11, 2002
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