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Child's Gloves

Description

Pair of white kid, hand sown men's gloves with stiffened cuffs, marked on inside “J.Q.”. Also “S M” Attached note reads: “Gloves worn by Col. Josiah Quincy who built this house, his third home in Quincy.”

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1770
Location of origin
Massachusetts
Material
kidskin
Object type
Clothing -- Accessory
Descriptive terms
Glove
gloves
kidskin
Dimensions
11 3/8 (H) (inches)
Accession Number
1970.500
Credit Line
Gift of Edmund Quincy
GUSN
268896

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