Trousers

Object Number: 
1961.57b
Date: 
1860-1870
Medium: 
Wool, cotton, metal
Dimensions: 
Overall: 2 x 16 1/2 x 43 3/8 in. ( 5.1 x 41.9 x 110.2 cm )
Marks: 
stamped: on face of each button: "*JOS. H. DESKAU* / B'KLYN" stamped: on buckle frame: "PARIS"
Description: 
Dark blue wool trousers; one button fly with metal hook and eye at the waistband; 6 buttons around the waistband; horizontal slit watch pocket on the right of the fly, beneath waistband; vertical slit pockets at the side seams; 2 straps beneath waistband at the back, which fasten at the center to metal rectangular buckle with double-tongued chape; horizontal slit rear pockets; waist and pockets lined with white cotton.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mrs. C. M. Furnier
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group