3130 – Pirate Costume: Halloween costume for child

Physical description:
A box containing a fabric pirate costume and mask. Woven mask. Black plastic pirate hat. Red and black waistcoat with silver printed skull and cross bone buttons and ships. Red and white stripped trousers. Green scarf.
Museum classification:
Halloween exhibition
Size:
30cm x 26cm x 6cm in box
Information:

A commercially made Halloween pirate costume. Probably dating from the 1960s as this is when Halloween became more commercialised, costumes began to be mass produced and trick or treating became more common.

Resource:
Object
Materials:
Cardboard, material, plastic