Early Closure

The Museum will close at 4:30pm on Thursday, May 5.

Trousers

Object Number: 
1946.43b
Date: 
1944
Medium: 
Cotton, plastic
Dimensions: 
Overall: 1 1/2 x 14 1/2 x 43 3/4 in. ( 3.8 x 36.8 x 111.1 cm )
Marks: 
handwritten: inside waistband, near center: "HMH" embroidered: inside waistband, on label near left hip: "S. APPEL & CO. / CORRECT / UNIFORMS / NEW YORK AND MIAMI / SIZE 32 / SUPERIOR FABRIC / SANFORIZED SHRUNK / USE NO CHEMICALS IN LAUNDERING / DO NOT
Description: 
Pair of white cotton duck Naval uniform trousers; 6 button fly, 7 belt loops around waistband, horizontal slit right side watch pocket beneath waistband, vertical slit pockets at the side seams, 2 rear pockets with flaps which button closed; waist and pockets lined with white twill-weave cotton.
Gallery Label: 
This coat is part of a uniform worn by Naval officer H. Maxson Holloway when he served in World War II. He served as Lieutenant from 1943-1945.
Credit Line: 
Gift of H. Maxson Holloway
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group