Woman's bobbin lace glove

Main design is a conventionalized plant form. Brides connect with outline of glove. Double ruffle along top and half one side of glove. Remains of faded stiff pink ribbon bows (trimming). Collection Achille Jubinal.

Provenance

1938, gift of Philip Lehman (b. 1861 - d. 1947), New York, to the MFA. (Accession Date: April 14, 1938)

Credit Line

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

Woman's bobbin lace glove

  • Italian, about 1650–1700
Milan, Italy
Dimensions
39 x 20 cm (15 3/8 x 7 7/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Linen bobbin lace and silk ribbons
Classification
Costumes
Accession Number
38.1271
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