Pair of mitts, Italy, century. Black silk velvet, embroidered with gilt-silver yarns and wires in vining motif on flap and cuff. Gilt-silver galloon at edges and button-holes, gilt-silver buttons. Pink silk lining.
The Worshipful Company of Glovers of London - The Glove Collection and its Catalogue - buff kid gloves. These gauntlets have deep crimson triangle and oval satin appliques, over embroidered with gold thread.