Pair of leather gloves

probably Italian
17th–18th century


Object Place: Italy

Dimensions

Length x width: 25.3 x 15.5 cm (9 15/16 x 6 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

38.1352a-b

Medium or Technique

Embroidery

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Soft light brown leather. Gauntlets tarnished silver thread. Design: rococo ornament including flowers and small birds. Gauntlets lined with green silk and bound with green silk. Worn, some small holes. Green silk much worn. Collection Achille Jubinal.

Credit Line

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