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Leaflet - Leviathan Ltd, 'Your Next Suit', circa 1935 Document Reg. No: HT 9873

Summary:
Leaflet titled 'Your Next Suit' advertising Leviathan Ltd. for men's clothing and footwear, Melbourne, circa1935.
Description:
Leaflet advertising Leviathan Ltd men's clothing, printed in black and orange ink on off-white paper folded in thirds. The title, "Your Next Suit" features on the front page, accompanied by an illustration of a tailor measuring a male customer's arm. The three pages inside advertise Leviathan's Valet Service, a Tailoring Offer for Pure Worsted Suitings - complete with two fabric samples - and Saxone Footwear. On the reverse, an advertisement for hats, and the Leviathan "Satisfaction is assured" guarantee.
Acquisition Information:
Donation from Mrs Helen Neale, 2003
Discipline: History
Dimensions: 80 mm (Width), 127 mm (Length)

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Tagged with: advertising, tailoring
Themes this item is part of: Clothing & Textiles Collection
Primary Classification: COMMERCE & RETAILING
Secondary Classification: Clothing & Fashion
Tertiary Classification: advertising
Inscriptions: Front page: "YOUR / NEXT / SUIT / Examine / the / Quality / Patterns / Inside / !"

Extensive text throughout.
Advertiser: The Leviathan Store, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, circa 1935

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Gareth Posted on 24 Mar 2012 9:38 PM
I have a few buttons with "the leviathan ltd Melbourne" from great grandpa's suit. If you want them I can mail them in
Discovery Centre Posted on 25 Mar 2012 9:38 AM
Museum Victoria Comment
Comment: Hi Gareth, all donation offers need to be made in writing through our with accompanying images and information as per the donation guidelines.

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