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Leather breeches
Leather breeches
Date:
ca. 16th–19th century
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Leather, Linen, Metal
Dimensions:
83 x 48.5 cm (32 11/16 x 19 1/8 in.)
Object Type:
Continent:
Europe
Accession Number:
X1989.352
Acquisition Date:
1901-01-01
Credit Line:

Museum collection

Pants and codpiece (not shown) are lined in linen and slashed at knee and hipline(Image shows codpiece slipped down behind front belt). Codpiece can be stuffed through an opening at the back. Belt, of perhaps later date has been slipped through a channel making a drawstring waistline from front pant opening around back. Holes for doublet attachments.

Contemporaneous Works “Art from the same century and country”

No contemporaneous works available.