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Mitts

Object Number: 
INV.11921ab
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.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group