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Title
 
Jumper and Scarf
Description
 
A Bay City Rollers jumper and scarf worn by Carol Martin of South Norwood in the early 1970s. The Bay City Rollers were a Scottish pop group with a massive following of teenage girls. Carol's favourite roller was Alan Longmuir. they had hits with records such as "Shang a Lang" and "Bye Bye Baby". Carol had her bedroom decorated with Bay City rollers posters. She also liked David Cassidy and Donny Osmond.
Object Name
 
costume
Date
 
1970-75
Physical Description
 
Jumper:- Short sleeved, V-neck plus collar. Machine knit jumper with tartan pattern.
Scarf:- Tartan fabric folded and seamed by machine.
Material
 
acrylic
Measurements
 
whole: 500 x 450 x 280 mm
Theme
 
Work & Play | Leisure
Location
 
Museum of Croydon | Area 5 | Kiosk 5
Type
 
Museum Objects
Repository
 
Croydon Museum and Heritage Service