Pair of gloves with embroidered cuffs

English
16th century


Object Place: England

Dimensions

Overall (Left glove): 33 x 19 x 1.5 cm (13 x 7 1/2 x 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

43.247a-b

Medium or Technique

Leather, linen; embroidered with metallic threads and spangles; metallic bobbin lace ; woven silk

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Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Gray leather with cuffs of silver and gilt-silver spangles embroidered on linen in stylized floral pattern, with metal lace trim. Several spangles missing.

Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection