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Description

Brown velveteen; button fly front; three gilt buttons at leg opening t side (same buttons as on waistcoat); fully lined with cream cotton.

Details

Label
In exhibit at The Long Island Museum, Long Island, New York: "Improving the Past, The Colonial Revival on Long Island" from April 26, 2001 - November 18, 2001.
Maker
unknown
Date
1876-1900
Inscriptions
Pencil notes in file: 1) ""Pere Cot's New Bedford Costume"". 2) (in script:) ""Pater's New Bedford Costumes"".
Associated Building
Original to Codman House (Lincoln, Mass.).
Material
cotton (textile)
stitching
velveteen
Object type
Clothing--Outerwear
Descriptive terms
BREECHES
breeches (trousers)
cotton (textile)
Fancy Dress
fancy dress
Hand Stitched
Men's clothing
stitching
velveteen
Velveteen
Accession Number
1969.7142.4
Credit Line
Bequest of Dorothy S.F.M. Codman
GUSN
7287
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