Pair of gloves

probably Italian
19th century


Object Place: Italy

Dimensions

53.7 x 14.8 cm (21 1/8 x 5 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

38.1273a-b

Medium or Technique

Cotton plain-weave with silk embroidery

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Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Pair of cream-colored cotton gloves. Design: undulating rose vine embroidered on back of each hand and arm in satin stitch, etc., with yellowish green, brown, and faded bluish green silk. Dusty and stained. (Collection Achille Jubinal no. 16).

Credit Line

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