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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

Provenance

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

Dimensions

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

Accession Number

99.664.73a-b

Medium or Technique

Hand-knit linen

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes