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Pair of women's gloves

French
early 19th century


Object Place, France

Dimensions

45.8 x 13.8 cm (18 1/16 x 5 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

38.1272a-b

Medium or Technique

Silk satin with silk embroidery and tambour-work

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Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Pair of green satin gloves. Scalloped edge, decorative seams and small flowers on back of each hand and arm embroidered in chain stitch with cream-colored silk. One finger and thumb on each glove open at end.

Credit Line

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