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Pair Of Garters (Germany)

This is a Pair of garters. It is dated 1801–50 and we acquired it in 1957. Its medium is wool, linen and its technique is counted stitches. It is a part of the Textiles department.

This object was donated by Estate of Mrs. Lathrop Colgate Harper. It is credited Gift of the estate of Mrs. Lathrop Colgate Harper.

Its dimensions are

Warp x Weft: 120.5 x 3 cm (47 7/16 x 1 3/16 in.)

Cite this object as

Pair Of Garters (Germany); wool, linen; Warp x Weft: 120.5 x 3 cm (47 7/16 x 1 3/16 in.); Gift of the estate of Mrs. Lathrop Colgate Harper; 1957-180-39-a,b

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