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Pair of mitts

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Black velvet embroidered with silver (rococo floral border and floral motif in center). Lined with salmon, green, white, silver and gold brocade. Open, no fastenings.

Credit Line

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

Italian, 18th century

Object Place

Italy

Dimensions

Overall: 24.5 x 22 x 1 cm (9 5/8 x 8 11/16 x 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

38.1355a-b

Medium or Technique

Embroidery

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes