Pair of mitts
Object Place: Italy
Overall: 25 x 24 x 1 cm (9 13/16 x 9 7/16 x 3/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
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Black velvet embroidered with gold thread, and lined with deep reddish orange silk. Embroidered motif on flap over hand alike on face and reverse. Mitts not fastened, on one three button-holes on each side, on other similar button-holes and six small buttons. Worn. Ragged across tops. Collection Achille Jubinal.
Gift of Philip Lehman in memory of his wife Carrie L. Lehman