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PAIR OF HALF LENGTH GLOVES

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PAIR OF HALF LENGTH GLOVES

Made by: William Makepeace Thackeray

Currently in storage


About this object

Half-length tan kid gloves with a cut out at wrist lined and edged with white leather, as are the two button holes on one side of the cut out. Two plastic buttons with metal attachments come through the glove and are fixed to the white leather below. White stitching is visible around the cut out button holes.

Category:
costume, post family
Object name:
PAIR OF HALF LENGTH GLOVES
Made from:
leather --plastic --metal
Made in:
France
Date made:
1930s
Size:
L. 15 in. (top to middle finger), W. 4½ in. (at top)

Detailed information for this item

Catalog number:
2014.10.37.1-2
Signature marks:
STAMP “Lauffer” and “Made in Spain” and “236” left glove STAMP “6¾” and “70” right glove
Credit line:
Bequest of Marjorie Merriweather Post, 1973