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Fox's patent spiral puttees.

Image ID: 817256

Fox's patent spiral puttees. (1904)

Image Details

Image Title

:  Fox's patent spiral puttees.

Published Date

: 1904

Specific Material Type

: Prints

Item Physical Description

: 1 print : b&w ; 19 x 13 cm. (7 1/2 x 5 1/4 in.)


: Written on border: "July 16, 1904" Printed on image: "(with or without spats -- spats made detachable of required.) Shaped to wind on spirally from ankle to knee without any turns or twists." "Will fit any leg. Made of all wool. Great support to the leg. Can be worn under trousers to keep the leg dry and warm. Can be used with stockings or socks." "Fox Brothers & Co., Ltd., Wellington, Somerset." Includes additional text.

Original Source

: From The Illustrated London news. ([London] [ The Illustrated London News & Sketch Ltd.] 1842-) .


: Mid-Manhattan Picture Collection / Costume -- accessories -- 1900s

Source Description

: 1 folder (8 pictures)


: Mid-Manhattan Library / Picture Collection

Catalog Call Number

: PC COSTU-Acc-190

Digital ID

: 817256

Record ID

: 700063

Digital Item Published

: 10-27-2005; updated 3-25-2011

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