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Pair of Mittens

A work made of silk, bands of bunch, spider, and square netting; embroidered in cloth and overcast stitches; cotton cords with silk cut tassels.
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  • A work made of silk, bands of bunch, spider, and square netting; embroidered in cloth and overcast stitches; cotton cords with silk cut tassels.

Date:

c. 1850

Artist:

England or France

About this artwork

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Textiles

Title

Pair of Mittens

Origin

England

Date

Made 1840–1860

Medium

Silk, bands of bunch, spider, and square netting; embroidered in cloth and overcast stitches; cotton cords with silk cut tassels

Dimensions

a: 18.8 × 11.4 cm (7 3/8 × 4 1/2 in.) b: 18.9 × 11.3 cm (7 1/2 × 4 1/2 in.)

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. George Carpenter in memory of Lucy Keep Isham

Reference Number

1947.163a-b

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