Glove

Indian
probably 19th century


Dimensions

18.5 cm (7 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

30.12

Medium or Technique

Wool knitted

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Glove “from the stores of Nizam of Hyderabad.” Material: very fine wool. Design: rows of small conventional blue flowers, ends of fingers crossed by bands of white and tipped with red, two white bands with red and green vine around wrist: worn and mended.

Provenance

Gift of N. M.Heeramaneck to the MFA on January 2, 1930

Credit Line

Gift of N. M. Heeramaneck