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Woman's jodhpurs

Woman's Land Army jodhpurs with button fly, buttons at outer waist for suspenders, reinforced patches at inner calf and laced at outer calf. Outer (sales) label attached: "Govcord - Melbourne Brand- Guaranteed - Fair Wear or a New Pair - size 16/1 - cloth no. 5249 10 - Order no. E1298 - This...

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Provenance

By 2010, with Leslie Verrinder, Tin Tin Collectables, London, UK; purchased from Verrinder by Mr. Frederic Sharf; gift of Sharf to the MFA (Accession date: January 26, 2011)

Credit Line

Gift of Jean S. and Frederic A. Sharf

English, about 1944

  • Labeled CC41, English, 1941–1952
Object Place

England

Dimensions

Length: 95.5 cm (37 5/8 in.); Waist: 46 cm (18 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

2010.1408

Medium or Technique

Cotton, cord weave

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes