Pair of leather gloves

Italian (?)
18th century

Object Place: Italy


Left glove- L: 21.0 cm W: 12.0 cm; Right glove- L: 23.0 cm W: 12.0 cm

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Medium or Technique

Leather; greenish-yellow sueded kid embroidered with polychrome silk and silver

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Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts



Pair of soft greenish yellow leather gloves. Short gauntlets embroidered with rococo ornament (foliage and fruit) worked with silver thread and blue, pink, green, and yellow silk. Slits in thumbs. Worn, stained. Collection Achille Jubinal No. 81.

Credit Line

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