Military Gaiter

A MILITARY gaiter, or legging, in use during the reign of George II. (1750), with its original spur, which is a iixture, on the heel of the gaiter. 1 he lacing at the side is simple in the extreme, being so arranged that the half-dozen split thongs of leather are threaded through each other till the topmost is held by a button.

Both the above are in the Castle Museum, Norwich.

King George Fashion 1750 Nipple

PLATE \ XIU

Historic ShoesOleg Cassini Historic Dresses

FI.ATE XXIII No. 1

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