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"Romulus" Costume

From the Collection of Maldon Vintage Machinery Museum Inc Vincents Road Maldon Victoria

Leather helmet, cream shirt, charcoal grey trousers with button fly.
Leather belt and pair of leather boots.
Helmet lining is 100% black ribbed cotton.
.1) & .2) shirt & trousers; .3) helmet; .4) belt; .5) & .6) boots.
Right boot has hole drilled through sole to accommodate spike at base of display mannequin's leg.
Belt is marked on inside near the buckle "Hero / 38"".
.1) L 85 x W 55 cm, .2) L 111 x W 46 cm, .3) L 34 x W 31 cm, .4) L 119 x W 3.7 cm, .5) & .6) L 32 x W 12 x H 18 cm.
Object Registration
VMVM 111.6
costume, male
Inscriptions & Markings
Left boot has a white sticker "hora" painted in black. Right boot has black "X" on outside top.
Both boots have "ooDED (?) / HURRAY 42" moulded into leather on outer surface of inside edge of tops.
Trousers have stick on label "ROM 4" inside back of waistband.
Last updated
17 Jan 2018 at 4:25PM