A pair of ladies' embroidered silk mittens for day wear, circa 1730,of beige silk with deep salmon pink undulating cuff panels and lining, embroidered to the front in long and short stitch in pastel shades with floral tendrils and fruits, with gold and silver strip detailing, the thumb panel seams over-sewn in pink cross stitch. The embroidery is typical of that found on decorative aprons of the 1730's.

Part of the Collection donated to the Livery in 1959 by the late Robert Spence. Conserved 1995 – 1999 with help from NHLF.

Accession No: 23461 + A
The Catalogue is under Copyright (C) 2012, The Glove Collection Trust.