Object Name: t-shirt
Place of Creation: North America, United States, New York, Brooklyn
Accession Number: 1982.610
Image Copyright: ©Manchester City Galleries
Credit: Manchester City Galleries
White brushed cotton, interlock printed in red and black T-shirt. Plain with short sleeves and round neck. Printed on front.
Given to donor by someone who knows a member of "The Pretenders" (a well-known pop group) who got it at the London Premiere in 1980 of the film "Fame". The film was about a drama school. It was not very popular. But in 1982, a television series of the same name and subject was shown. This was extremely popular, and the donor has seen several people in the street wearing this T-shirt.
Height: 71 cm
Width: 89 cm