Pair of mitts

Italian
18th century


Object Place: Italy

Dimensions

19.5 cm (7 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

43.1972a-b

Medium or Technique

Silk; velvet

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Black silk velvet embroidered with gilt-silver yarns and wires in vining motif on flap and cuff. Gilt-silver galloon at edges and button-holes, gilt-silver buttons. Pink silk lining. Condition: pile worn.

Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection