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Spatterdashes, Gaiters, Spats; for protection, warmth, & disguise

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If you enjoy this website, and would like to see it remain open, please purchase Kate Tattersall Adventures in China. The term spatterdashes (also spatterdashers) goes back to the late 17th Century, referring to long leather leggings worn to protect stockings and trousers from spatters of mud while dashing about …