Gloves Metadata

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  • Main Title Gloves


  • Donor: Weber, Ken
    Contributor Type: Personal
  • Donor: Vintage Martini (Carrollton, Texas)
    Contributor Type: Organization


  • Creation: 1920/1929


  • No Language


  • Content Description: Pair of gloves of kid skin leather; off-white; just below wrist length; single snap fastenings at wrist. On back of each glove, running length-wise down hand are three embroidered bands, pink and blue chevrons in diamond formation on dark blue bands. Cuffs from wrist to end are lined with black silk heavily embroidered with floral motifs in blue, pinks, reds, whites, greens, etc. in chain-stitch. Remainder of glove is unlined. Stamped inside glove: "Modèle déposé [Fr-En: Registered Design] / Paris" and "6" and part of other marks. Metal parts of the snaps have what appear to be Chinese/Japanese characters stamped into them.
  • Physical Description: Length: 27 cm.; Width: 8 cm.


  • Art and Architecture Thesaurus (Getty): Gloves (Handwear)
  • Art and Architecture Thesaurus (Getty): Embroidery
  • University of North Texas Libraries Browse Structure: Social Life and Customs - Clothing - Accessories

Primary Source

  • Item is a Primary Source


  • Start Date: 1920
  • End Date: 1929
  • Place Name: France


  • Name: Texas Fashion Collection
    Code: TXFC


  • Name: UNT College of Visual Arts + Design
    Code: UNTCVA


  • Rights Access: public
  • Rights License: by-nc-nd
  • Rights Statement: All Texas Fashion Collection content and images are copyrighted.

Resource Type

  • Physical Object


  • Image


  • Accession or Local Control No: 2012.005.004
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metadc87119