1941 - 1951
Corduroy, Cotton, Plastic
585 mm (Length)240 mm (Length)
Killerton, Devon (Accredited Museum)
Boy's trousers - Pair of short trousers for a boy of 10-12 years. Mid brown cotton corduroy, lined throughout with white cotton. Made from ten pieces, including waistband. Straight cut, wide legs. Waistband made of two straight lengths for front, triangluar piece for back to give shaping. Top stitched by machine 40mm from top edge to secure to lining and interlining. Concealed fly front fastening, four brown plastic buttons. Machine button-holes. Six buttons sewn to back and front waistband to take braces. Label; Utility label printed in black on white CC41 underlined with X3124/1 printed underneath. All machine-stitched, probably factory made.