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Object Name GLOVE
Catalog Number 0985.13.00703
Description The single black cotton knit glove has a full cuff with a blue velvet ribbon woven into the cuff stitchery. Cuff has two layers. The top layer is knit openwork. The second layer is tan and dark blue yarn knit in stockinette stitch. The blue ribbon runs through both layers.
Dimensions W-4 L-11.5 inches
Owned Cecil Baker
Owner Regiment 9th Virginia Cavalry, Co. B, "Caroline Light Dragoons"
Made Lina Baker (tentative)
Provenance Lt. Cecil Baker, Co. B, 9th Virginia Cavalry, W. H. F. Lee's Brigade, Fitz Lee's Division, wore a pair of home knit gloves, of which this single glove is one. His wife, Lina, may have knit the glove.
People Baker, Cecil
Baker, Lina [Mrs. Cecil] (tentative)
Subjects Accessories
Gloves
Clothing & dress
Garments
Knitting