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Pair of gloves

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Dark brown leather with cuffs of silver and gilt-silver yarns, silver spangles and fancy wires embroidered on linen ground; metal lace trim. Good condition; several metallic wires worn away.

Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection

English, late 16th century

Object Place

England

Dimensions

Overall: 27.3 x 15.2 x 2.5 cm (10 3/4 x 6 x 1 in.)

Accession Number

43.246a-b

Medium or Technique

Leather embroidered with metallic threads and silver spangles, metal lace trim

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes