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Mitts

Description

Beige; thumb, with top, rounded opening lined with linen at tip; trimmed w/ lace.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1600-1699
Inscriptions
Handwritten note found wrapped around mitts: ""Christening mitts"" in ink and ""John Leach of Boston"" in pencil.
Material
linen (material)
stitching
Object type
Clothing--Accessory
Descriptive terms
accessories
Christening
christenings
Hand Stitched
Infant's Clothing
linen (material)
MITTS
mitts (fingerless handwear)
stitching
Accession Number
1922.1052AB
Credit Line
Gift of Mrs. Henry H. Edes
GUSN
15220

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