Puttee; Glamis Knitwear; early 20th Century; 2002_423_1-2

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The Kauri Museum ­ Matakohe

Name/Title

Puttee

About this object

A pair of military puttee. A long strip of cloth (in this case, khaki coloured knitted wool) wound round leg for protection and support. These were wrapped around on top of the trouser. Infantry wrapped them differently than horse riders. Label reads, 'Glamis Knitwear'.

Maker

Glamis Knitwear

Maker Role

Manufacturer

Date Made

early 20th Century

Medium and Materials

wool

Measurements

298.5cm length x 10.2cm width

Subject and Association Description

khaki coloured puttees

Credit Line

Unknown

Object Type

puttee

Object number

2002_423_1-2

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khaki
puttee
wool

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