A boy's suit consisting of a jacket and trousers made from a mottled grey woollen material. The trousers are lined with flour bags.
During the depression of the 1930's very few families had money to buy new clothes. Clothes were mended and recycled and material cut from flour sacks and blankets.
maximum dimension: 20th Century replica
subject area: Social Science, Technology
subject themes: Clothing, Fashion, Children, Textile, Depression, History
handling collection number: HC174