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Little Lord Fauntleroy suit
(c. 1899)

cotton, silk, pearl (buttons), metallic (buttons)
(a) 57.0 cm (centre back) 46.7 cm (sleeve length) (jacket)
(b) 65.5 cm (outer leg) 31.5 cm (waist, flat) (breeches)
Place/s of Execution
Melbourne, Victoria
(b) embossed on metallic buttons: BUCKLEY & NUNN MELBOURNE
Accession Number
Australian Fashion and Textiles
Credit Line
National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
Gift of the Hon. Robert Maclellan, 1977
Gallery location
Not on display
Physical description
(a) Jacket, dark green velvet with long sleeves, and fastening with 7 pearl buttons down centre front. Lace collar and cuffs with floral design. (b) Matching knee breeches fastening on outer edge of each leg with four pearl buttons. 6 metal buttons around the waist - one for the fly and the others for suspenders.