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Pair of mitts

18th or early 19th century


Dimensions

Length of gloves x width at top: 47 x 14 cm (18 1/2 x 5 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

38.1248a-b

Medium or Technique

Leather, embroidery

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Collections

Europe , Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Pair of crimson soft leather mitts. Trimmed with cream colored silk braid around hand and thumb. Cream colored taffeta, worn and cracked, lines flap over hand.

Credit Line

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