Wool, cotton, metal
Overall: 1 1/2 x 15 x 45 3/4 in. ( 3.8 x 38.1 x 116.2 cm )
Dark blue wool trousers of Grand Army of the Republic uniform with light blue piping down the side of each leg; 4 button fly, top button fastens on the interior, there is a tab to the left at the top which fastens to a button on the waistband; 6 buttons around the waistband, right side watch pocket beneath the waistband, vertical slit pockets behind each stripe; right rear pocket, 2 straps beneath the waistband which buckle at the center to rectangular metal buckle with double-tongued chape; all buttons plain metal, unmarked; waist area lined with white cotton with blue and gray pin stripes, pockets and fly lined with white cotton.
Gift of Mr. Walter F. Davis
According to the accession record, these trousers were part of a Zouave uniform, but that description does not match up with this garment.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.