Pair of women's gloves

English
1862


Object Place: England

Dimensions

18.5 x 8.5 cm (7 5/16 x 3 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

52.261a-b

Medium or Technique

Kid and silk tape, gilded metal clasp

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Fastened with silk tape and gold clasp; in (a) 6 1/2 L stamped in black; in (b) Leroy and Co. stamped in black; sewing thread in seams very tender.

Provenance

Worn by Marietta Carr Chester at her wedding, June 19, 1862.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Dows Dunham