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Mitts

Mitts
Title
Mitts
Date 
1800-1850
Medium 
Silk
Dimensions 
overall a: 8 1/8 x 3 3/4 in. ( 20.6 x 9.5 cm ) overall b: 9 1/8 x 3 1/2 in. ( 23.2 x 8.9 cm )
Description 
Two matching handmade silk crocheted lace fingerless mitts, the upper edge is scalloped, the upper half of the mitts are tulle and are darned with a band of geometric design, the lower half that covers the hand has tulle and crocheted windmill type flowers, the thumb and hand edges are plain.
Object Number 
INV.11921ab
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group