Ladys Glove

EIGHTEENTH CENTURY, OXFORD

A GLOVE of early Queen Anne period made of what has been white kid leather, without any ornamentation ; the gauntlet is small and is of rich brown silk divided into panels by strips of a darker brown gimp ; the base is cut -nto six scallops, edged w th narrow gold lace, spangled, the divisions being decorated with bows of grey-ribbed ribbon ; a band of wide brown gimp separates the gauntlet from the glove.

In the Ashmolean Museum, Oxford.

PLATE XL.I

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