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Pair of gloves

Pair of gloves
Pair of gloves
Title
Pair of gloves
Date 
1850-1900
Medium 
Kidskin, silk
Dimensions 
each overall: 17 x 5 in. ( 43.2 x 12.7 cm )
Description 
White kidskin gloves with elbow-length white silk arm covering from the wrist; floral white work on the top of the hand and two rows encircling the arm at an angle.
Credit Line 
Gift of Mrs. Edgar Saltus
Object Number 
1917.7ab
Gallery Label 
These gloves belonged to Elizabeth Shipton, wife of Major Aquila Giles. They came from the collection of William Ogden Giles.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group