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Pair of ecclesiastical gloves

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Ecclesiastical gloves. Knitted white silk and gilt-silver. Monogram "I H S" on back, three scrolling bands across bottom. White silk and gilt-silver tassel. (Cf. Seligman and Hughes, Domestic Needlework, Pl. 20G)

Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection

Italian, 17th century

Object Place

Italy

Dimensions

26.5 cm (10 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

43.1999a-b

Medium or Technique

Silk; knitted

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes