trousers (clothing: outerwear)

Cream wool trousers made of several pieces stitched together by hand, quite crudely, the pieces of irregular shapes and arranged symmetrically so that there are 2 seams down each leg, at the front of one and back of the other. Secured at the waist by a drawstring made of 4 plied strands, 2 each of natural brown and cream, twined together to form a cord.

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