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cotton, metal
54.0 cm (front length) 27.0 cm (waist, flat)
label, centre bib-front, printed in green and red on yellow synthetic: Hoppers
label, back pocket, woven in green and red on yellow: Hoppers
label, centre front waist, printed yellow and white and green: Hoppers / BLUE UNION / ALL COTTON
Accession Number
Australian Fashion and Textiles
Credit Line
National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
Gift of Mr and Mrs Anthony Ganim, 1983
Gallery location
Not on display
Physical description
Blue cotton denim dungarees with white stitching and bib top and suspender straps fastening with metal button and clip mechanism. Two rectangular pockets at the top of each front leg panel, with horizontal opening. Two patch pockets at the back. Inside leg is fastened with a series of metal press studs. Two metal riveted buttons fasten at each hip. The leg length has been shortened, folded up and handsewn into place.