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Pair of Men's Gloves

A work made of gloves: leather; gauntlets: silk, satin weave; embroidered with linen, gilt-metal-coiled wire and strips, and gilt-metal-strip-wrapped silk in couching and padded couching; ribbons of silk, plain weave; edged with gilt-metal-strip-wrapped silk, bobbin straight lace; metal spangles.
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  • A work made of gloves: leather; gauntlets: silk, satin weave; embroidered with linen, gilt-metal-coiled wire and strips, and gilt-metal-strip-wrapped silk in couching and padded couching; ribbons of silk, plain weave; edged with gilt-metal-strip-wrapped silk, bobbin straight lace; metal spangles.

Date:

1600/50

Artist:

England

About this artwork

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Textiles

Title

Pair of Men's Gloves

Origin

England

Date

Made 1600–1650

Medium

Gloves: leather; Gauntlets: silk, satin weave; embroidered with linen, gilt-metal-coiled wire and strips, and gilt-metal-strip-wrapped silk in couching and padded couching; ribbons of silk, plain weave; edged with gilt-metal-strip-wrapped silk, bobbin straight lace; metal spangles

Dimensions

a: 35.5 × 19.2 cm (14 × 7 1/2 in.) b: 35.2 × 20.5 cm (13 7/8 × 8 1/8 in.)

Credit Line

Through prior bequest of Chester D. Tripp

Reference Number

1996.53a-b

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