Pair of man's spats

American
Late 19th to early 20th century


Place of Use: Philadelphia, Pensylvania, United States

Dimensions

Height : 16 1/4 in. (41.3 cm)

Accession Number

2009.2290.1-2

Medium or Technique

wool knit; cotton (?) plain weave

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Collections

Americas, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Undyed wool knit spats with three plain weave straps under instep.

Provenance

Collection of Ella Spendly McLanahan, PA; 1942, by inheritance to her grandson, Mr. John King McLanahan Stevens, PA; by descent to Stevens' wife, Carol B. Stevens, Hollidaysburg, PA, and Brooks Stevens Stamm, Kenneshaw, GA; gift of Stevens and Stamm to the MFA (Accession date: March 25, 2009)

Credit Line

Gift of Carol B. Stevens and Brooks Stamm