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Breeches

Breeches
Title
Breeches
Date 
1775-1825
Medium 
Leather, horn, mother of pearl
Dimensions 
Overall: 2 1/2 x 10 1/8 x 37 1/2 in. ( 6.4 x 25.7 x 95.2 cm )
Description 
Pair of white leather breeches; vertical fly covered with horizontal flap with 4 buttons; 6 buttons around the waistband; waist rises high in the back; 7 buttons at the bottom of each leg.
Object Number 
INV.11811
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group