A second pair of ladies' hand crocheted day wear gloves in red, white and blue made in the Republic of Ireland, 1940/1955. The cuff with red, white and blue stripes.
Made especially for the U K market for the coronation of Queen Elizabeth II in 1953. (See 2004.20.2 +A).
Donated by Jeremy Borchardt of Astra Gloves, in May 2004.