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Garter, one of a pair

French
18th century


Object Place: France

Dimensions

Length as fastened x width: 16 x 1.5 cm (6 5/16 x 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

38.1213b

Medium or Technique

Embroidery

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Geometric pattern solidly worked in upright Gobelin stitch with salmon pink, green, yellow, cream, and dark brown silk. Lined with faded pink ribbon, fastened with past buckles; worn. Collection Achille Jubinal No. 106.

Credit Line

Gift of Philip Lehman in memory of his wife Carrie L. Lehman