legging

Object number
2009.31.11 B
Date
1944
Description
A World War II-era heavyweight legging, most likely belonging to U.S. Navy officer Alfred Bryan. Made of a brown canvas-like fabric. Laces are woven through metal eyelets and hooks. A heavyweight fabric strap at bottom is pulled through a metal tab at sides. Similar to, but not exactly the same as 2009.31.11 A (see maker's marks).
Credit Line
Gift of the Estate of Penelope Chase
Object Type
leggings
Subjects
Military uniforms
U.S. Navy
World War II
Related People & Organizations
Bryan, Alfred (associated)
Bryan, Penelope Chase (associated)