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Pair of wedding gloves

Pair of wedding gloves

  • Place of origin:

    Manila (made)
    Manila (worn)

  • Date:

    1934-35 (made)
    12/02/1935 (worn)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Machine-knitted silk with machine-made lace gauntlet, separately attached. Brass press stud covered in celluloid.

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Patricia Craig

  • Museum number:

    T.39:8-1999

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

Cream, machine-knitted glove with separate thumb-piece inserted and machine lace gauntlet. Fastened with a brass press stud, covered in pearlised celluloid.

Place of Origin

Manila (made)
Manila (worn)

Date

1934-35 (made)
12/02/1935 (worn)

Artist/maker

Unknown

Materials and Techniques

Machine-knitted silk with machine-made lace gauntlet, separately attached. Brass press stud covered in celluloid.

Dimensions

Length: 25.2 cm longest

Object history note

Worn by Mary Magdalene Dresbach on the occasion of her marriage to William Llewellyn Craig on 12 February 1935 in the church of St Ignatius, Intramures, Manila.

Descriptive line

Pair of gloves, cream silk, machine-knitted with lace gauntlet, for a wedding trousseau, Manila, Philippines, ca. 1935.

Production Note

Worn by Mary Magdalene Dresbach on the occasion of her marriage to William Llewellyn Craig on 12 February 1935 in the church of St Ignatius, Intramures, Manila.

Materials

Silk; Brass; Celluloid

Techniques

Machine knitting

Categories

Marriage; Fashion; Clothing; Plastic

Collection

Textiles and Fashion Collection

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