Trunks, swimming; Hallenstein Bros Ltd; 1930s - 1940s; CT4002.4a

Name/Title

Trunks, swimming

About this object

Swimming trunks; a pair of men's, belted swimming trunks. The trunks are of brown wool with a small, buttoned pocket to one side. The belt is white with a metal buckle. Stitched into an inner seam is a label which reads: 'Hallenstein Bros Ltd / HB / New Zealand' and stitched to the front is a black patch on which is an image of a seagull in flight, with the word 'Roslyn' on one wing. These date to about the 1930s or 1940s.

Maker

Hallenstein Bros Ltd

Maker Role

Distributor

Date Made

1930s - 1940s

Place Made

Oceania, New Zealand

Medium and Materials

processed material, textile, wool.

Measurements

l 450mm x w 380mm
Medium

Credit Line

From the collection of Owaka Museum Wahi Kahuika The Meeting Place "a rest on your journey"

Object Type

clothing

Object number

CT4002.4a

Copyright Licence  

All rights reserved

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