Uniform Trousers [North Shore Transport]

Hills Caps Limited, Manufacturer;  Advance, Manufacturer;  North Shore Transport Company, Attributed to; 


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Maker and Role
Hills Caps Limited, Manufacturer
Advance, Manufacturer
North Shore Transport Company, Attributed to
Description
Black serge men's trousers, double-pleated front with the pleats turning inwards. Alternate wide and narrow belt loops. Six button fly. The buttons are black and the fifth button from the bottom up is missing. Two side pockets, two hip pockets. One right front change pocket. The pocket linings are nylon and are marked "Nylon Reinforced Extra Strong Pocketing". The fly and waistband are lined with black cotton. The buttons of the trouser legs are cuff less. There is a strip of fabric sewn in the heel of the inside of the trouser leg. Inside the side pocket opening is written in gold thread on the serge fabric: "Topmost Super Quality".
Collection
Media/Materials
Processed Material/Textile/Wool
Processed Material/Synthetic/Plastic
Processed Material/Synthetic/Plastic/Nylon
Signature/Marks and Type
Made especially for Overalls (NZ) Ltd, Auckland by Hills Caps Ltd. Wellington Printed
Advance Label
NYLON REINFORCED/ EXTRA/ STRONG/ POCKETING Maker's Mark
Accession No
2004.306.4
Credit Line
Hills Caps Limited et al. Uniform Trousers [North Shore Transport], 2004.306.4. The Museum of Transport and Technology (MOTAT).
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