3421 – Collegeville Clown Costume

Physical description:
A red and blue vinyl costume with plastic mask depicting the painted face of a grinning clown.
Size:
35 x 21 cm
Information:

A Collegeville costume of a Clown, c. 1960-70. The Collegeville company is located in Pennsylvania, and began producing flags in 1910 and later used the off-cuts to create clown and jester costumes, upon which this design is based.

Resource:
Object
Materials:
Carboard, cellophane, vinylplastic gown and mask