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Object Name: Officer's dress trousers
Date: 1870-1880
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Medium: Wool, silk, linen, metal
Dimensions: Overall: 2 x 17 x 45 1/2 in. ( 5.1 x 43.2 x 115.6 cm )
Place made: North America, United States
Description: Dark blue wool officer's dress trousers, with 5 button fly having a tab at the top left which fastens to an inside button; 6 buttons around the waistband, right side watch pocket beneath the waistband, 2 front pockets and 2 rear pockets, 2 straps at the back under the waistband which buckle at the center; waistline and rear pockets lined with silk, front pockets lined with blue and white gingham linen; inside hems of legs lined with linen; all buttons unmarked.
Object Number: 2432b
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Marks: stamped: buckle frame: "JRM"

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These dress trousers were worn by Colonel John H. Janeway.