Pair of women's gloves

probably French
late 18th or early 19th century


Object Place: France

Dimensions

Length: 22 cm (8 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

38.1254a-b

Medium or Technique

Silk; taffeta

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Pair of green silk taffeta gloves. Design: basket of flowers embroidered on back of each hand in satin stitch with pale pink, pinkish orange, blue, green, orange, and cream-colored silk. Short scalloped ruffle around each wrist. Faded, stained. (Collection Achille Jubinal no. 27).

Credit Line

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