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Deaccessioned June 26, 2014

Boy's trousers

Possibly Austrian

Object Place: Austria


38 cm (14 15/16 in.)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Embroidered wool


Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts



Boy’s trousers, tan wool flannel, embroidered with tan silk threads in floral design on front and back of waistband and sides of legs. Scalloped and edged with buttonhole stitch on bottoms of legs. Sic darts at front and back. Three gilt metal buttons at outside bottom of each leg. Two front interior pockets. Condition good except for small areas of wear or insect damage. Worn by donor’s husband as a child.


1960, gift of Mrs. John P. Bainbridge to the MFA (Accession date: December 14, 1960); June 25, 2014, deaccessioned by the MFA for sale through Augusta Auctions, Bellows Falls, VT.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. John P. Bainbridge