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Garter, one of a pair

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[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

American, 18th century

Object Place

America

Dimensions

4 x 128.6 cm (1 9/16 x 50 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

55.601a

Medium or Technique

Silk rococo stitch embroidery on linen

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes