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Pants - Victorian Engineers, circa 1893 Reg. No: ST 043231 3
- Alternative Names: Overalls, Trousers
Pair of pants with gold lace stripe, worn by a soldier in the Victorian Engineers, circa 1893.
- Black wool with wide, gold ribbon piping down length of outer leg. Small pocket proper right front. High shaped waistband at back. Six button around waist. Button-front fly.with five buttons. large hook and eye fastening at waist. Instep strap with buckle attached at ends of each trouser leg. Bottom of trouser leg shaped to be longer at back. Striped cotton lining at waist, calico facing beneath.
- Acquisition Information:
- Cultural Gifts Donation from Major Edward (Ted) Millett
|Tagged with:||engineers, uniforms|
|Themes this item is part of:||Victorian Colonial Military, 1854-1901, Clothing & Textiles Collection, Engineering Collection, Public Life & Institutions Collection|
|On Display at:||Melbourne Museum|
|Primary Classification:||MILITARY HISTORY|
|Inscriptions:||Stamped on buttons at waist: LINCOLN STUART & CO LD|
|Place & Date Used:||Victoria, Australia, circa 1893|