Garter, one of a pair

American
18th century


Object Place: America

Dimensions

4 x 128.5 cm (1 9/16 x 50 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

55.601b

Medium or Technique

Silk rococo stitch embroidery on linen and silk ribbon

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

[One of a] Pair of garters, linen worked solidly with poylchrome silks in rococo stitch in zig-zag pattern, colors, green, blue, and brown between points of pink and yellow, blue ribbon lines embroidery and forms ties.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Helen Howard Hudson Whipple