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Pair of mitts

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Pair of white cotton mitts embropidered in chain stitch with gold thread and small gold sequins; stained.

Credit Line

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

French, Late 18th or early 19th century

Object Place

France

Dimensions

33.4 x 12.2 cm (13 1/8 x 4 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

38.1247a-b

Medium or Technique

Cotton plain-weave with metal embroidery and spangles

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes