Cromwell Municipal Brass Band uniform; Hallensteins; Unknown; CR2016.023.1

Name/Title

Cromwell Municipal Brass Band uniform

About this object

Cromwell Municipal Brass Band uniform. Jacket is double breasted with 6 large brass buttons to close. Revere collar with two small brass buttons. Two pockets at bottom of front with flaps. Gold braid and small brass buttons on epaulets on each shoulder. Wide ribbon bands and small brass button on ends of sleeves. "CROMWELL MUNICIPAL BAND" patch at top of sleeve. Separate "CROMWELL BRASS BAND" sleeved patches to fit over original epaulets. Full-length black trousers with gold and black ribbon braid down outside side seams.

Maker

Hallensteins

Maker Role

Manufacturer

Date Made

Unknown

Place Made

New Zealand

Medium and Materials

Wool
Cotton
Brass (buttons)

Inscription and Marks

Jacket: neck label 1, gold on black HB Hallensteins Made in New Zealand Inside label 2, "Hallensteins, If its H B its good" Square Hallensteins' logo: Hallenstein Bros Ltd, New Zealand" "P L'H" handwritten onto label.
Pants: label has same information as jacket label but different layout. Also the word "HALLENSTEINS" is woven into facing material of waistband.

Measurements

a. Jacket: H 860mm x L 1150mm (sleeve tip to sleeve tip)
b. Trousers: H 1004mm x L 320mm (top of leg) x L 200mm (at ankle)
c & d. Epaulets: H 130mm x L 65mm

Subject and Association Keywords

Clothing & accessories

Subject and Association Keywords

Uniforms

Subject and Association Keywords

Textiles

Object Type

Clothing

Object number

CR2016.023.1

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