|Description||Blue wool girth with leather reinforced ends and iron roller buckles.|
|Dimensions||W-3.313 L-45 inches|
|Owned||Robert E. Lee|
|Provenance||These girth straps belonged to General Robert E. Lee. They are believed to have been used with saddle (.58) that Lee used on Traveller during the Civil War. [.58b was formerly Found in Collection; because it is nearly identical to .58a, and is also associated with R. E. Lee, it was subsequently assigned a Virginia Room accession number.]|
Lee, Robert E.