A pair of men's knitted red silk ecclesiastical gloves of the 17th Century, Italian.

The gloves would have been worn by high ranking clergy on important occasions. They incorporate the I.H.S. symbol on the back of each hand.

Acquired by the Trustees. Part of the Ikle collection of historic gloves.

Accession No: 2007.25+A
The Catalogue is under Copyright (C) 2012, The Glove Collection Trust.