This pair of "Wrist Fit" women's leather gauntlet gloves is an example of the masculine-looking accoutrements that early women drivers often wore. These could have been used for automobiling, bicycling, or motorcycling.


  • Title: Women's Gauntlet Gloves, circa 1915
  • Date Created: 1910/1920
  • Location: United States
  • Subject Keywords: Gloves
  • Type: Objects
  • Contributor: The Henry Ford
  • Original Source: Digital Collections
  • Object Name: Gloves
  • Object ID: 81.25.2
  • Image ID: THF150801
  • Credit: From the Collections of The Henry Ford.

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