Woman's jodhpurs

about 1944
Labeled CC41 (English, 1941–1952)

Object Place: England


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

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Cotton, cord weave

Not On View


Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts



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 cloth has been specially designed to stand hard wear.” Labeled inside: “CC41”


By 2010, with Leslie Verrinder, Tin Tin Collectables, London; 2010, sold by Verrinder to Frederic Sharf, Chestnut Hill, MA; 2010, year-end gift of Sharf to the MFA. (Accession date: January 26, 2011)

Credit Line

Gift of Jean S. and Frederic A. Sharf