Pair of woman's gloves

American
1885–95


Object Place: United States

Dimensions

Overall: 25.4 x 6.7 cm (10 x 2 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

2004.506.1-2

Medium or Technique

Leather, cotton thread, metal and glass buttons

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Woman’s gloves made of bright green kid leather with pink decorative piping at edges. Closure at inside wrist; pink silk cord lacing with pink buttons. Three rows of pink and green chainstitch decorate top of glove. Left glove stamped “Licensed under Fosters Patents” and “6.”

Provenance

Inherited by donors on April 3, 2002; Gift to MFA, June 23, 2004

Credit Line

Gift in memory of Maurine Popp