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GLOVES/MITTS

Description

A=right; B=left. Black silk net mitts w/ embroidered back; scalloped edges; elastic at wrist.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
ca. 1860
Associated Building
Original to Codman House (Lincoln, Mass.).
Material
elasticity
embroidering
net (textile)
silk (textile)
stitching
textiles
Object type
Clothing--Accessory
Descriptive terms
accessories
Elastic
elasticity
Embroidered
embroidering
gloves
GLOVES/MITTS
Hand Stitched
mitts (fingerless handwear)
Net
net (textile)
Silk
silk (textile)
stitching
textiles
Woman's Personal Artifacts
Accession Number
1969.5478AB
Credit Line
Bequest of Dorothy S.F.M. Codman
GUSN
13009

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