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Pair of gloves

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Pair of cream-colored cotton gloves. Design: undulating rose vine embroidered on back of each hand and arm in satin stitch, etc., with yellowish green, brown, and faded bluish green silk. Dusty and stained. (Collection Achille Jubinal no. 16).

Credit Line

Gift of Philip Lehman in memory of his wife Carrie L. Lehman

probably Italian, 19th century

Object Place

Italy

Dimensions

53.7 x 14.8 cm (21 1/8 x 5 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

38.1273a-b

Medium or Technique

Cotton plain-weave with silk embroidery

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes