These beautiful sparkling and dazzling vintage Dents gold lurex opera gloves are oh-so elegant and represent and truly represent a different era. This pair may have visited the theatre, the opera, dance halls or cocktail parties. Made by British glove manufacturer Dents, established in 1777, these are in great condition with no rips, tears or holes. There’s a slight discolouration on the back of one of the gloves, at the tip of thumb and index finger (see last picture).
Material: Lurex / nylon
Size: Vintage size 7.5
Measurements: 37cm (14.5 inches) from tip of middle finger to the edge of the glove
About the designer: Dents
Englishman John Dent established the Dents label in England in 1777 from a small wooden house in Wood Street, Worcester. His luxury leather gloves have been worn by royalty and film stars and the label is known for its high quality workmanship. During the 19th and 20th centuries, Dents built factories throughout Europe and opened sales offices and warehouses in cities such as Paris and New York. Dents continues to supply the world’s leading retail stores.