Infant's mitt

French or English
17th–18th century


Object Place: France or England

Dimensions

13.5 x 10.8 cm (5 5/16 x 4 1/4 in. )

Accession Number

38.1245

Medium or Technique

Linen plain-weave with cotton embroidery

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

White linen, embroidered with foliage and flowers worked in lines of dot stitch and larger French knots, on ruffled cuff and around wrist. Worn. Stained.

Credit Line

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