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Trousers

Trousers
Title
Trousers
Date 
1941-1946
Medium 
Cotton, horn
Dimensions 
Overall: 1 1/2 x 15 3/4 x 46 3/4 in. ( 3.8 x 40 x 118.7 cm )
Description 
Khaki-colored cotton summer service uniform trousers; 7 buttons fly; 5 belt loops around waistband; horizontal slit watch pocket beneath waistband, vertical slit pockets at the side seams, 2 horizontal slit rear pockets, left rear pocket buttons closed; waistband and pockets lined with ecru-colored cotton.
Credit Line 
Gift of Paul H. Downing
Object Number 
1946.119b
Marks 
stamped: inside waistband, right corner: "DOWX / DOWX" handwritten: right front pocket lining: "X809S." stamped: right rear pocket lining: "40" handwritten: left front pocket lining: "P. H. DOWNING"
Gallery Label 
These trousers are part of a summer service uniform worn by Paul H. Downing during World War II. Downing served as Lieutenant Colonel in the Air Corps, as commanding officer of the Rochester (New York) Materiel Command.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group