Pair of white leather gloves with deep gauntlets of dark red satin. The gauntlets are embroidered in gold metallic yarns with a small repeating design of a fleur-de-lis, and are edged with gold fringe. Lined with yellow silk.
These light brown kid leather gloves, dating from the boast embellished cuffs and were a sign of status in the century. They were often presented as gifts at New Year, Valentine’s Day, christenings and marriages. The gauntlets of this.