Scaled Leather Glove

SEVENTEENTH CENTURY

A STOUT buff leather glove for the right hand, having a gauntlet composed of overlapping leather scales, each a quarter of an inch thick, and fastened to a foundation by stnn^, a small tuft of which appears on the surfice of each scale. The gauntlet is split open at the outer side, and is drawn together b a lac-ig of string with metal " points."

The ;. love, which measures 14 mchcs m length, came from the Bryn-y-Pys Collection, and s now m the Vower of London, c

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