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Trousers

Trousers
Title
Trousers
Date 
1895-1900
Medium 
Wool, cotton, wood
Dimensions 
Overall: 2 x 11 3/4 x 44 1/4 in. ( 5.1 x 29.8 x 112.4 cm )
Description 
Navy blue wool wide-leg trousers; one button at the waistband which fastens at the center, a pocket on each side, covered with panel which buttons horizontally 7 buttons across waistband; waist adjustable with lacing at the back center; waist and pockets lined with white cotton.
Credit Line 
Gift of Mrs. F. Maurice Newton
Object Number 
1948.129c
Gallery Label 
These trousers were worn by F. Maurice Newton, when he served in the U.S. Navy on the S.S. Prairie in 1898.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group