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Pair of women's gloves

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Fastened with silk tape and gold clasp; in (a) 6 1/2 L stamped in black; in (b) Leroy and Co. stamped in black; sewing thread in seams very tender.

Provenance

Worn by Marietta Carr Chester at her wedding, June 19, 1862.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Dows Dunham

English, 1862

Object Place

England

Dimensions

18.5 x 8.5 cm (7 5/16 x 3 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

52.261a-b

Medium or Technique

Kid and silk tape, gilded metal clasp

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes