Cavaliers Gloves

SEVENTEENTH CENTURY

A PAIR of Cavalier's gloves, made of th-i soft huff-coloured leather, embroidered on the cui?" with silver thread ; the gauntlets are lined and the edges are bound wkh crimson silk ; the fringe is of gold thread, and the opemngs at the sides of the gauntlets are connected by two bands of buif silk ribbon edged with lace. Their length is ii| inches. They are described in the Museum Catalogue as being of English make. Early seventeenth centurv.

Edinburgh Museum of Science and Art.

PLATE XLIII

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