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Riding Pants

Description

Black wool; very worn - patches at knees; black silk twill waistband; button fly front; gusset w/ ribbon tie closure at back; tabs w/ button stirrup straps.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1870-1879
Inscriptions
1. Stamped on buttons: ""13 R D M/ PARIS"" 2. Paper note: ""S.F.C.'s black trousers""
Location of origin
Paris, France
Associated Building
Original to Codman House (Lincoln, Mass.).
Material
machine-made
stitching
twill
wool (textile)
Object type
Clothing--Outerwear
Descriptive terms
Equestrian
equestrians
Hand Stitched
machine-made
outerwear
PANTS
recreation
Recreation
riding breeches
sports
Sports
stitching
Twill
twill
Women's clothing
Wool
wool (textile)
Accession Number
1969.6722
Credit Line
Bequest of Dorothy S.F.M. Codman
GUSN
13332

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