A pair of menswear gloves, in white cotton lawn with an embroidered design of a neo-classical mercurial spectre worked in green silks, gold metal threads and spangles, edged with a band of gold metal thread chain stitch and very small spangles.
1800-1810: Approximate date
COTTON, METAL THREAD, SILK THREAD
Length: 23 cm
APPLIED (SEQUINS), EMBROIDERY, WOVEN (LAWN)