Uniform Trousers [RNZAF]

Wear Well, Manufacturer

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Wear Well, Manufacturer
Production Date
Blue wool trousers with 6 black buttons at the opening. There are 6 corresponding button holes on a wool lining inside the opening. At the top of the opening is a tab with a button hole on the inside - it corresponds with a black button on the waist. On either side of the waist is a wool tab and a metal buckle. Across the back at the waist are 3 black buttons. The front of the trousers are pleated and there is a pocket on either side. At the back, there are 2 pockets, each with a lined cover flap and securing button. On the inside, the waist, button seam and pockets are made with denim. There are 6 black buttons along the waist. The legs are hemmed and, at the front and back of the hem on each leg, are strips of leather stitched in. The parts are creased at front and back.
Processed Material/Textile/Wool
Processed Material/Textile/Cotton/Denim
Processed Material/Metal
Signature/Marks and Type
80/7 Hand-written
WEARWELL / TAURANGA / Size 7 / HEIGHT 5.7 5.8 / WAIST 30 31 / LEG 31½ / 1937. Maker's Mark
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Wear Well. 1937. Uniform Trousers [RNZAF], 1980.7.1. The Museum of Transport and Technology (MOTAT).

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