Glove

Indian
19th century


Dimensions

18.5 cm (7 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

30.11

Medium or Technique

Wool, knitted

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Collections

Asia, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Glove “from the stores of the Nizam of Hyderabad.” Material: very fine wool. Design: alternate rows of small orange and blue flowers, on yellow ground, ends of fingers crossed by bands of white and tipped with red, two white bands with red and green vine around wrist. Worn and mended.

Provenance

Gift of N. M. Heeramaneck to the MFA on Janurary 2, 1930

Credit Line

Gift of N. M. Heeramaneck