Safe/Haven Update

Due to a private event, the exhibition Safe/Haven will be closed to visitors from 2–5 pm on Friday, May 14.

Black crocheted mitt

Object Number: 
INV.11917
Date: 
1820-1880
Medium: 
Silk
Dimensions: 
Overall: 11 7/8 x 2 1/2 x 1/8 in. ( 30.2 x 6.4 x 0.3 cm )
Description: 
Machine knit black silk lace fingerless mitt, lead design surrounds the elbow, wrist and thumb and hand edges, there are vertical rows of geometric patterns the length of the mitt, one side of the hand area has a vertical slit in the center.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group