Trousers

Trousers
Title
Trousers
Date 
1860-1865
Medium 
Wool, cotton, metal
Dimensions 
Overall: 1 1/4 x 12 1/2 x 43 in. ( 3.2 x 31.8 x 109.2 cm )
Description 
Medium blue wool trousers with yellow cord piping down the side of each leg; 6 button fly; 4 buttons around the waistband; right side watch pocket beneath the waistband, vertical slit pockets at the side seams; waist, fly and pocket lined with white cotton.
Credit Line 
Gift of Mrs. Arthur Richter
Object Number 
1950.3b
Gallery Label 
These trousers were worn by corporal August Westhoff when he enlisted as a private in Company D. Corporal Westhoff served at the Battle of Antietam, September 17, 1862.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group