Pair of mitts

Italian
17th century


Object Place: Italy

Dimensions

12.5 cm flap turned (4 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

38.1220a-b

Medium or Technique

Knitting

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Knitted blue silk and silver. Five lengthwise bands of triangles and diamonds on back, one on front; triangles and diamonds across bottom of back. Ribbed silver flaps with figured motif.

Credit Line

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