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Pair of mitts

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Black velvet faced and trimmed with pink pressed velvet. Lined with white linen on which are printed little springs of black flowers. The top of the mitt is faced with green silk. This is the mate to 95.1132.

Credit Line

Gift of James William Paige

Probably 18th century


13 x 33 cm (5 1/8 x 13 in.) each

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Medium or Technique

Linen and silk; velvet


Textiles and Fashion Arts