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Pair of mitts

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Knitted blue silk and silver. Five lengthwise bands of triangles and diamonds on back, one on front; triangles and diamonds across bottom of back. Ribbed silver flaps with figured motif.

Credit Line

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

Italian, 17th century

Object Place

Italy

Dimensions

12.5 cm flap turned (4 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

38.1220a-b

Medium or Technique

Knitting

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes