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Mitts

Description

Red w/ bands of black/green and mustard; novelty openwork knit; trimmed w/ purple at thumb, fingers, and cuff.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1840
Inscriptions
Handwritten tag sewn onto wrist: ""Child's mitts. 1820's. Mrs. M.A. Deeley."" (?)
Material
knitting (process)
wool (textile)
Object type
Clothing--Accessory
Descriptive terms
accessories
Children's clothing
Knit
knitting (process)
MITTS
mitts (fingerless handwear)
Wool
wool (textile)
Accession Number
1941.1507AB
GUSN
15227

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