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Pair of women's mitts

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Blue silk trimmed with bright pink silk and embroidered with flowers worked in long and short stitch with pink, blue, green, and yellow silk and tarnished metal thread. Stained.

Credit Line

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

probably Italian, 18th century

Object Place

Italy

Dimensions

L x W: 33.5 x 12 cm (13 3/16 x 4 3/4 in. )

Accession Number

38.1338a-b

Medium or Technique

Embroidery

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes