Bling! : Excessive Accessories: Bejeweled Splendor
Object Name:
Glove
Object ID:
2003.29.5
Year Range from:
1930
Year Range to:
1940
Owned:
Megathlin, Eleanor Krause
Used:
Oshkosh
Made:
Gimbels/HongKong
Description:
One pair of white cotton 3/4 length gloves; white beads sewn randomly on top some form flowers and vines; clear sequins accent beadwork; label inside gloves states,"100 % FULLY SHRUNK COTTON/ESPECIALLY FOR GIMBELS/MADE IN BRITISH COLONY OF HONG KONG/SIZE 7."

As per donor gloves were purchased in Paris in 1930's. (Was there a Gimbels in Paris?)




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