Ecclesiastical glove

Spanish
probably 1510–20


Object Place: Spain

Dimensions

L: 29.5 cm (11 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

38.1251

Medium or Technique

Silk and metallic threads, knitted

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Knitted red silk and gilt-silver yarns, edged with gilt-silver lace. Bands on fingers, monogram IHS on back, band at wrist. Cuff lined with pink silk. Tassel depending from cuff edge.

Credit Line

Gift of Philip Lehman in memory of his wife Carrie L. Lehman