Catalogue - Gazelda, circa 1930s Document Reg. No: SH 890118

Alternative Name(s): Booklet

Catalogue for Gazelda Super Suede, circa 1930s. It was used by Simpson's Gloves Pty Ltd, who were importers of Gazelda products. It was found in small downstairs storeroom.

Simpson's Gloves Pty Ltd was formed in 1924 and produced leather gloves and coats, handbags, helmets and associated leather goods. The company first operated in Smith Street, and subsequently Alexandra Parade, Collingwood, relocating to Victoria Street, Richmond in 1928, where it remained until 1988.
Small booklet illustrating Gazelda suede coat and suit line.
Acquisition Information:
Cultural Gifts Donation from Mr Alistair Mitchell, 1989
Donated through the Australian Government's Cultural Gifts Program.
Discipline: History
Dimensions: 27.00 cm (Height), 21.00 cm (Width), 16.50 cm (Length)

More information

Tagged with: clothing, trades, glovemaking, leatherworking
Themes this item is part of: Amos Griffiths Simpson, Glove Manufacturer (1878-1953), Simpson's Gloves Pty Ltd, 1924-1988, Production Processes at Simpson's Gloves Factory, Working Life at Simpson's Gloves Factory, Workers at Simpson's Gloves Factory, Simpson's Gloves Collection, Clothing & Textiles Collection, Working Life & Trades Collection
Primary Classification: MANUFACTURING & INDUSTRY
Secondary Classification: Clothing Accessories
Tertiary Classification: product catalogues
Place & Date Used: Simpson's Gloves Pty Ltd, Richmond North, Victoria, Australia, circa 1930s
Issued By: Ford & Banks Ltd, Watford, England, Great Britain, circa 1930s

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