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Catalog Number NT
Object Name Stretcher, Glove
Description Two long, rounded, tapering pieces of either ivory or bone, flattened along facing edges and hinged together slightly past center to the heavier ends of the pieces. Each piece curves slightly outward from the hinge to provide a stretching action inside a glove finger when the larger ends are pressed together. Elaborate inscription "AVS" appears on the exterior side of one piece, at the hinge joint.
Dimensions L-9 inches
Collection Cliveden