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Pair of women's gloves

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Long white glove, plain except three thin bands on top of hand, seam on inside of hand and arm, split in thumb


Worn by a member of the Robbins family; inherited by Ellen A. Stone; gift to MFA, 1899

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Ellen A. Stone

American, late 18th to early 19th century

Place of Manufacture

Massachusetts, United States

Place of Use

Lexington, Massachusetts, United States


50.5 x 16 cm (19 7/8 x 6 5/16 in.)

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Medium or Technique

Hand-knit linen


Textiles and Fashion Arts