Collection Online
74.0 cm (outer leg) 39.0 cm (waist, flat)
Place/s of Execution
Melbourne, Victoria
label, inside centre back waist, woven in red, green and white on black polyester: Konka / BRAND
Accession Number
Australian Fashion and Textiles
Credit Line
National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
Purchased, 1997
Gallery location
Not on display
Physical description
Knee length shorts in pale green cotton drill fabric, with fly zip and popper fastening. There are five belt loops at the waist, three pockets at the front and a cloth 'KONKA' label attached to the front and the back below the waistband. On the proper right hem there is a machine embroidery in grey, of a hand with thumb and forefinger touching below a letter 'K'.