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Pair of ecclesiastical gloves

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Ecclesiastical gloves. Knitted yellow silk embroidered with gilt-silver wire and brass sequins; gauntlet of double thickness. Monogram "I H S" on back, spiraling decorative border on guantlet.

Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection

Italian, 17th century

Object Place

Italy

Dimensions

28 cm (11 in.)

Accession Number

43.1997a-b

Medium or Technique

Silk; knitted

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes