Driving/Riding Gloves

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1920-1930

GUSN

GUSN-13365

Description

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

Details

Descriptive Terms

gloves
accessories
leather
stitching
machine-made
Men's clothing
Hand Stitched
GLOVES

Inscription

1. Stamped on lining: ""H.C."" [Hugh Codman] 2. Stamped on lining(?): ""FOWNES/____(?)"" 3. Stamped on buttons: ""FOWNES/LONDON""

Associated Building

Original to Codman House (Lincoln, Mass.),

Additional Identification Number

1969.6667A-B

Maker

Fownes (Maker)

Location of Origin

London, England

Credit Line

Bequest of Dorothy S.F.M. Codman

Accession Number

1969.6667AB