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Registration Number: H42590

Name or Title: Man's briefs

Classification: CH classification COSTUME Underwear man

Brief Description: Underpants, red satin elastic, elasticised waist, flat-felled seam detail on front

Collection: Applied Arts

Production Place: Queensland/Australia

Production Date: 1993

Materials: Rayon / Acetate (fibre content), Satin (fabric)

Measurement : Centre front 540mm; centre back 580mm

Signature/Marks: HAIRY DOG\BY MARK WILSON
DRYCLEAN\ONLY\A 30

History and Use: H42590
H42591
This garment was made by Queensland designer Mark Wilson, who began the 'Hairy Dog' fashion label in July 1990 in Brisbane at the age of 16. He designed and sewed clothes with a theatrical 70s influence. The clothes appealed to a young audience and were popular with 'dance party' attendees and others at a time when laws and social attitudes attempted to restrict behaviour, especially of the LGBT communities.

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