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Pair of man's spats

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


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

American, Late 19th to early 20th century

Place of Use

Philadelphia, Pensylvania, United States


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

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Medium or Technique

wool knit; cotton (?) plain weave


Textiles and Fashion Arts