Pair of woman's mitts worn with regional costume of Zaans, Netherlands
Object Place: Italy
34.3 x 10.5 cm (13.5 x 4.125 in.)
Medium or Technique
Silk knit, embroidered with silk and trimmed with metallic lace and silk brocaded with metallic therad
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Blue silk knit mitts, embroidered with flowering plants, in blue silk, and trimmed with tarnished silver bobbin lace around hand and lined, over the hand with white, silver, and gold brocaded silk. Blue silk shaded with pink (possibly faded from purple). Collection Achille Jubinal.
Gift of Philip Lehman in memory of his wife Carrie L. Lehman