PLATE XXXII

A SPANISH GLOVE
SIXTEENTH CENTURY

A VERY beautiful glove, richly and thickly embroidered on the gauntlet with flowers, birds, a cornucopia, a figure, etc., and at the opening at the side are three elegant tassels. The date of this exquisite piece of work is of the latter part of the sixteenth century, and was formerly the property of Monsieur Spitzer. It is now in the South Kensington Museum.