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Pair of mitts

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Pair of bobbin appliqué lace mitts; separate thumb; palm plain; sprig, in rows, on back of hand and powdered over rest of mitt; turned-back cuff with sprig near edge; strand of elastic thread at wrist (no longer elastic).

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Mildred Howells

English, second half of 19th century

Object Place

England

Dimensions

23.9 x 13.8 cm (9 7/16 x 5 7/16 in. )

Accession Number

50.3410a-b

Medium or Technique

Linen bobbin lace appliqué

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes