Overpants; Wintest (NZ); [?]; MT1994.106.1

Name/Title

Overpants

About this object

Overpants; a pair of waterproof (oilskin) overpants, with shoulder straps, buckles and domed flap-openings at bottom of legs. These were most often worn by horsemen and farmers, together with a riding coat or overcoat of the same material.

Maker

Wintest (NZ)

Maker Role

Manufacturer

Date Made

[?]

Place Made

New Zealand

Medium and Materials

processed material, leather
processed material, metal
organic, vegetal, fibre, cotton

Inscription and Marks

Engraved on top of domes: 'WINTEST'
Embroidered tag inside pants: 'WINTEST' and weathervane symbol.
Handwritten in yellow, inside pants: 'NST'

Technique

sewn

Technique

manufactured

Measurements

l 970mm x w 560mm (excluding straps)
large

Subject and Association Keywords

agriculture/farming

Subject and Association Keywords

clothing/fashion/costume/dress

Credit Line

From the collection of the Mataura and Districts Historical Society Incorporated.

Object Type

clothing

Object number

MT1994.106.1

Rights

All rights reserved

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