Shorts, School Shorts; Unknown maker; 1930-1939
Shorts, School ShortsAbout this object
These shorts were worn by Gordon Collins while attending Knapdale School in the 1930s. While these shorts are heavily worn, they have been repaired by using a flour bag as a lining. In the 1930s depression era, New Zealanders by necessity commonly repaired their clothing using flour bags.Maker
organic, vegetal, fibre, cotton
h 390 mm x w 450 mm x d 5 mm
Taken with shorts lying flat.
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