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Pair of children's mitts

Pair of child's short mitts made of two patterns of green taffeta brocaded, with colored silks and metal, in floral design; points over back of hand; points lined with red velvet; edges bound with pink taffeta; lined with white wool cloth.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Leila von Meister

French, 18th century

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Medium or Technique

Silk; taffeta


Textiles and Fashion Arts