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Pair of gloves

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Cream colored leather, now somewhat browned, with deep scalloped cuffs. Cuffs stuffed, lined with pink silk, covered with white silk on outside, each embroidered with same hunting scene, man blowing horn and dogs pursuing deer; squirrels, boar, birds, and basilisk; worked with polychrome silks...

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Provenance

Lent by Miss Elizabeth Day McCormick, February 15,1943. Gift of Miss Elizabeth Day McCormick.

Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection

English, early 17th century

Object Place

England

Dimensions

14.3 x 14.5 cm (5 5/8 x 5 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

43.411a-b

Medium or Technique

Leather embroidered with silk yarns and gilt-silver spangles, metal trim

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes