Trousers

Object Number: 
1943.353c
Date: 
Ca. 1912
Medium: 
Wool, leather, cotton, plastic
Dimensions: 
Overall: 1 1/2 x 15 x 52 3/4 in. ( 3.8 x 38.1 x 134 cm )
Marks: 
cast: on face of each button: "BROOKS BROTHERS"
Description: 
Deep blue wool Artillery officer's trousers with 1 3/4" red stripe down the side of each leg; 5 button fly with a tab to the left at the top which fastens to a button inside the waistband; 6 belt loops around the waistband; vertical slit pockets behind each stripe at the hip (no rear pockets); waist and pockets lined with white twill-weave cotton; leather stirrup straps at the bottom hems which fasten to 2 buttons inside the hem.
Gallery Label: 
These trousers were worn by Charles C. Warren when he served as 2nd Lieutenant, 1st Field Artillery, New York National Guard.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mrs. Charles C. Warren
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group