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Pair of leather gloves

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Soft light brown leather. Gauntlets tarnished silver thread. Design: rococo ornament including flowers and small birds. Gauntlets lined with green silk and bound with green silk. Worn, some small holes. Green silk much worn. Collection Achille Jubinal.

Credit Line

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

probably Italian, 17th–18th century

Object Place

Italy

Dimensions

Length x width: 25.3 x 15.5 cm (9 15/16 x 6 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

38.1352a-b

Medium or Technique

Embroidery

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes