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Carter No.: 021z

Handlist description: Child's glove of fine linen

Card/Transcription No.: 021z

21 Contents (cont.) 41

(z) Child's glove of fine linen L hand(?)

Found folded in with other garments near bottom of box.

Dimensions Thumb tip to base 6.5 tip to first finger joint 4. 1st finger tip to thumb joint 7: tip to 2nd finger 5. 2nd finger " " 1st finger joint 4.8;tip to 3rd finger 5.7 3rd finger " " 2nd finger " 4.5; " " 4th " 4.7 4th finger " " 3rd finger joint 4; " " base 5. Width of glove apparently 6 all the way down.

Glove sewn up on all edges; apparently shape cut from a double piece of cloth and edges sewn.

End turned over and hemmed.

Treatment: Sprayed with solution of celluloid in amylacetate.

Card no. 021z relating to Carter no. 021z
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