A very rare example of ribbon-trimmed gloves circa 1660 –90 , of white leather dyed mushroom brown, suede side uppermost, slightly longer than wrist length, with slightly flared integral gauntlets adorned with pink, blue and silver ribbons which continue down the length of the hand, elongated fingers, 28 cm long. See Redfern p.54 for a similar pair and also ‘Gloves' by Valerie Cumming p.32.

Part of the Collection donated to the Livery in 1959 by the late Robert Spence. Conservation 1995 – 1999 sponsored by Sandra Beament.

Accession No: 23361 + A
The Catalogue is under Copyright (C) 2012, The Glove Collection Trust.