Boxing Shorts

Object number

LDVAL 2008.21.2

Description

A pair of boxing shorts worn by Kevin Mitchell during his March 8th 2008 British Super-feather weight bout against Johansen. Kevin has lived in Dagenham all his life.

Physical description

Royal blue and gold boxing shorts. With a 4-gusset elasticated waist. Has "Kevin" in gold lettering on front of waistband, gold West Ham hammers on lower right leg. Reverse has "Connor" in gold lettering on waistband and "Ringside" in blue lettering below. Decorated with gold tassells across front of waist and down each leg.

Condition

Good

Type

Boxing Shorts

Size

Whole length: 540mm
width: 685mm

Collection type

Social history

Alternative reference

Entry Number 1744 (2008-09-24)

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Metadata
InstitutionValence House Museum
TypeBoxing Shorts
Collection typeSocial history