Pair of ecclesiastical gloves

Italian
Early 17th century


Object Place: Italy

Dimensions

28.5 cm (11 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

43.1998a-b

Medium or Technique

Silk; knitted

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Ecclesiastical gloves. Knitted green silk and gilt-silver. Monogram “I H S” on back, three scrolling bands across bottom. (Cf. Seligman and Hughes, Domestic Needlework, Pl. 20E)

Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection