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Driving/Riding Gloves

Description

Russet/brown; amber button on each glove & buttonhole; palms are worn/blackened w/ wear; 3 "veins" w/ "V" as decoration.

Details

Maker
Fownes (Maker)
Date
1920-1930
Inscriptions
1. Stamped on lining: ""H.C."" [Hugh Codman] 2. Stamped on lining(?): ""FOWNES/____(?)"" 3. Stamped on buttons: ""FOWNES/LONDON""
Location of origin
London, England
Associated Building
Original to Codman House (Lincoln, Mass.).
Material
leather
machine-made
stitching
Object type
Clothing--Accessory
Descriptive terms
accessories
GLOVES
gloves
Hand Stitched
leather
machine-made
Men's clothing
stitching
Accession Number
1969.6667AB
Credit Line
Bequest of Dorothy S.F.M. Codman
GUSN
13365

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