Pair of women's mitts

probably Italian
18th century


Object Place: Italy

Dimensions

L x W: 33.5 x 12 cm (13 3/16 x 4 3/4 in. )

Accession Number

38.1338a-b

Medium or Technique

Embroidery

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Blue silk trimmed with bright pink silk and embroidered with flowers worked in long and short stitch with pink, blue, green, and yellow silk and tarnished metal thread. Stained.

Credit Line

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