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Pair of women's gloves

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Pair of green silk taffeta gloves. Design: basket of flowers embroidered on back of each hand in satin stitch with pale pink, pinkish orange, blue, green, orange, and cream-colored silk. Short scalloped ruffle around each wrist. Faded, stained. (Collection Achille Jubinal no. 27).

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

probably French, late 18th or early 19th century

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Length: 22 cm (8 11/16 in.)

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Medium or Technique

Silk; taffeta


Textiles and Fashion Arts