Pair of ecclesiastical gloves

Italian
17th century


Object Place: Italy

Dimensions

26.5 cm (10 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

43.1999a-b

Medium or Technique

Silk; knitted

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

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

Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection