Mitts

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1840

GUSN

GUSN-15227

Description

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

Details

Descriptive Terms

mitts (fingerless handwear)
accessories
knitting (process)
wool (textile)
Children's clothing
Wool
Knit
MITTS

Inscription

Handwritten tag sewn onto wrist: ""Child's mitts. 1820's. Mrs. M.A. Deeley."" (?)

Maker

Unknown

Accession Number

1941.1507AB