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Pair of women's gloves

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Bright green knitted silk gloves, openwork pattern throughout with three decorative bands down front and wider band around wrist, plain narrow cuff.

Provenance

Inherited by Misses Aimee and Rosamund Lamb; Gift to the MFA, 1951

Credit Line

Gift in memory of Mrs. Horatio Appleton Lamb

French, worn in America, mid 19th century

Place of Use

Boston, Massachusetts, United States

Place of Manufacture

France

Dimensions

21 x 11.5 cm (8 1/4 x 4 1/2 in. )

Accession Number

51.349a-b

Medium or Technique

Silk knit nit

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes