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Pair of women's gloves

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White kid gloves, button at wrist.

Marks

Stamped inside in blue ink: "F BAIBREMONT PARIS 73"

Provenance

Inherited by Miss Georgiana Welles Sargent (born 1858) of New York City; Gift of Emily Welles Robbins (Mrs. Harry Pelham Robbins) and the Hon. Sumner Welles, in memory of Georgiana Welles Sargent, to MFA, 1949

Credit Line

Gift of Emily Welles Robbins (Mrs. Harry Pelham Robbins) and the Hon. Sumner Welles, in memory of Georgiana Welles Sargent

French (Paris), worn in America, mid-19th century

Place of Use

Boston, Massachusetts, United States

Place of Manufacture

Paris, France

Dimensions

22.5 x 10 cm (8 7/8 x 3 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

49.990a-b

Medium or Technique

Kid leather with ceramic buttons

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes