Glove

European
1600–50


Object Place: Europe

Dimensions

Overall: 53 x 18 x 2.5 cm (20 7/8 x 7 1/16 x 1 in.)

Accession Number

43.1974

Medium or Technique

Leather, embroidery

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Dark buff leather with white leather welt at seams, gilt-silver galloon at thumb seam. Gauntlet with pendant section embroidered with polychrome silk, glass beads, gilt-silver and silver yarns and wire, brass sequins in formal floral motif; pink silk and silver tassel depends from pendant section; blue silk gauntlet lining.

Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection