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Dress trousers

Object Number: 
1949.324c
Date: 
1881-1887
Medium: 
Wool, silk, cotton, leather, plastic, metal
Dimensions: 
Overall: 2 x 15 x 48 in. ( 5.1 x 38.1 x 121.9 cm )
Marks: 
handwritten: right pocket lining: "J R P Chaplain"
Description: 
Black wool dress trousers with dark blue velvet stripes down the side of each leg; 5 button fly with fabric tab to the left at the top which fastens to a button inside the waistband; 2 buttons at the front on each side of the waistband; horizontal slit pockets on the front at each hip beneath the waistband (no rear pockets); 2 straps at the back beneath the waistband, straps fasten at the center with a rectangular metal buckle with double-tongued chape; waist and pockets lined with white cotton; leather stirrups at the bottom of each leg which fasten to a button inside the hem; all buttons cast with "BROOKS BROTHERS."
Credit Line: 
Gift of P. Hamlin
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group