Overpants; Wintest (NZ); [?]; MT1994.106.1
OverpantsAbout 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
processed material, leather
processed material, metal
organic, vegetal, fibre, cotton
Engraved on top of domes: 'WINTEST'
Embroidered tag inside pants: 'WINTEST' and weathervane symbol.
Handwritten in yellow, inside pants: 'NST'
l 970mm x w 560mm (excluding straps)
From the collection of the Mataura and Districts Historical Society Incorporated.Object Type