Pair of mitts

English
second half of 19th century


Object Place: England

Dimensions

23.9 x 13.8 cm (9 7/16 x 5 7/16 in. )

Accession Number

50.3410a-b

Medium or Technique

Linen bobbin lace appliqué

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Pair of bobbin appliqué lace mitts; separate thumb; palm plain; sprig, in rows, on back of hand and powdered over rest of mitt; turned-back cuff with sprig near edge; strand of elastic thread at wrist (no longer elastic).

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Mildred Howells