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Pair of women's knitted gloves

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Knitted pale blue silk ground with polychrome silk and silver design of carnations in urn top, scrolling band of carnations between two rows of smaller carnations center, band or iris (?) bottom; polychrome silk and silver bobbin lace at bottom edge.

Provenance

Former Coll. Archive Jubinal (Rome)

Credit Line

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

Italian, 1650–1700

Object Place

Italy

Dimensions

39.5 cm (15 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

38.1354a-b

Medium or Technique

Silk; embroidery

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes