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Call #:
1895.4.3C
Title:
Breeches
Collection type:
Costume
Author/Creator :
  • maker not researched
  • Date:
    ca. 1788
    Object type:
    3: Personal Artifacts; Clothing, Outerwear; Pants
    Materials:
    wool plain weave
    wool twill
    buttons
    Place of production/origin:
    United States,
    Description:
    Brown wool plain weave three piece men's suit of which C are the breeches. Have five button closure at knee with buckle band. The top is drop front with button fly and bib center. Buttons at top front and back and holes for laces at back. Interior lined in linen plain weave, with pockets on both sides with suede interior.
    Dimensions:
    Height:26.5 in x Width:15 in
    --or--
    Height:67.4 cm x Width:38.1 cm
    Notes/Special Measurements:17 inch inseam
    Subjects:
    Arnold, Sion
    Research Notes:
    Belonged to Sion Arnold.
    Provenance:
    Gift of James R. Dorrance , 1895-12-09
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