Skip header and navigation

8 records – page 1 of 1.

Date
1975 – 1979
Material
fibre, synthetic
Catalogue Number
103.07.0120 a,b
Description
A pair of very thick, heavy, tan coloured commercially made mittens. Very elastic short, 3.0 cm cuff. Knitted all around with a series of fake cables with threads carried across on the inside to add to the thickness and warmth. Plain stockinette stitch thumb.
Title
Mittens
Date
1975 – 1979
Material
fibre, synthetic
Dimensions
9.0 x 24.0 cm
Description
A pair of very thick, heavy, tan coloured commercially made mittens. Very elastic short, 3.0 cm cuff. Knitted all around with a series of fake cables with threads carried across on the inside to add to the thickness and warmth. Plain stockinette stitch thumb.
Subject
households
winter
Credit
Gift of Catharine Robb Whyte, O. C., Banff, 1979
Catalogue Number
103.07.0120 a,b
Less detail
Date
1950 – 1975
Material
hair
Catalogue Number
103.07.0123 a,b
Description
One pair of knitted navy blue mittens with yellow, red and light blue pattern worked in. Hand knit, ladies size. Cuffs are very blue with a single row of small flower like figures around. Hands are evenly covered with the pattern which consists mainly of yellow diamond shapes on the back, and a twe…
Title
Mittens
Date
1950 – 1975
Material
hair
Dimensions
9.0 x 22.5 cm
Description
One pair of knitted navy blue mittens with yellow, red and light blue pattern worked in. Hand knit, ladies size. Cuffs are very blue with a single row of small flower like figures around. Hands are evenly covered with the pattern which consists mainly of yellow diamond shapes on the back, and a tweed like pattern using all the colours on the palm. Tip of mittens and thumb is navy blue.
Subject
households
winter
Credit
Gift of Catharine Robb Whyte, O. C., Banff, 1979
Catalogue Number
103.07.0123 a,b
Less detail
Date
1968 – 1975
Material
hair
Catalogue Number
103.07.0128 a,b
Description
Two pairs of different types of Inuit mittens. (a) blue wool duffle cloth cut in three pieces to shape and contour of the hand, and seamed with a feather stitch around sides of hand, across palm, and along sides of thumb following the edges of the cut pieces. Cuff flares slightly, and is edged with…
Title
Mittens
Date
1968 – 1975
Material
hair
Dimensions
10.5 x 24.0 cm
Description
Two pairs of different types of Inuit mittens. (a) blue wool duffle cloth cut in three pieces to shape and contour of the hand, and seamed with a feather stitch around sides of hand, across palm, and along sides of thumb following the edges of the cut pieces. Cuff flares slightly, and is edged with a thick band of decorative white stitching. Embroidered simple red flower with green leaves on front of wrist. (b) grey sealskin , very wide, unfitted mittens cut from three pieces of skin in the same manner as (a). Skin on palm turned so that fur is inside and hide outside. Small cuff of darker fur, thumb is very wide and triangular.
Subject
households
winter
Credit
Gift of Catharine Robb Whyte, O. C., Banff, 1979
Catalogue Number
103.07.0128 a,b
Less detail
Date
1830 – 1880
Material
hair, sheep
Catalogue Number
103.07.1032 a,b
Description
A pair brown of wool mittens, large hand-knitted, has loops on inside to provide extra wool as insulation, knitted on 4 needles in continuous rounds.
  1 image  
Title
Mittens
Date
1830 – 1880
Material
hair, sheep
Description
A pair brown of wool mittens, large hand-knitted, has loops on inside to provide extra wool as insulation, knitted on 4 needles in continuous rounds.
Subject
households
clothing
winter
Mary Schaffer Warren
Credit
Gift of Charles C. Reid, Banff, Alberta, 1986
Catalogue Number
103.07.1032 a,b
Images
Less detail
Date
1935 – 1975
Material
hair
Catalogue Number
103.04.0050 a,b
Description
Two knitted wool, snug fitting hats. (a) navy blue, machine knitted of very fine yarn much in the shape of a skullcap or beanie, and is gathered together at the top with a short 2 cm tail at the centre like a beret. Different stitch patterns form very subtle bands around hat, seamed up the back. (b…
Title
Toque
Date
1935 – 1975
Material
hair
Dimensions
21.0 x 17.0 cm
Description
Two knitted wool, snug fitting hats. (a) navy blue, machine knitted of very fine yarn much in the shape of a skullcap or beanie, and is gathered together at the top with a short 2 cm tail at the centre like a beret. Different stitch patterns form very subtle bands around hat, seamed up the back. (b) blue, hand knitted with wide 7 cm cuff. Body of cap knitted in shape of beret, which, when the cuff is folded up, appears as if gathered around the edges with a slightly rounded top.
Subject
households
sports
winter
skiing
Credit
Gift of Catharine Robb Whyte, O. C., Banff, 1979
Catalogue Number
103.04.0050 a,b
Less detail
Date
1930 – 1945
Material
hair, sheep
Catalogue Number
103.04.1004
Description
Vic Kutschera's black wool toque, fine knitted wool, stitches decrease at top to form curved point, hemmed bottom edge.
  1 image  
Title
Toque
Date
1930 – 1945
Material
hair, sheep
Dimensions
0.9 x 23.0 x 26.0 cm
Description
Vic Kutschera's black wool toque, fine knitted wool, stitches decrease at top to form curved point, hemmed bottom edge.
Subject
households
clothing
winter
sports
skiing
Skoki
Credit
Gift of Catharine Robb Whyte, O. C., Banff, 1967
Catalogue Number
103.04.1004
Images
Less detail
Date
n.d.
Material
hair; fabric; metal
Catalogue Number
103.05.1171
Description
A pair of wool pants, slash side pockets and two back horizontal pockets, all pockets are white muslin cotton, front zippered fly, viewer’s right of fly a small horizontal slash wool pocket at the waist, metal snap closing, lined waistband of grey muslin cotton, seven belt loops; pants are not hemm…
  1 image  
Title
Wool Pants
Date
n.d.
Material
hair; fabric; metal
Dimensions
91.2 x 104.0 cm
Description
A pair of wool pants, slash side pockets and two back horizontal pockets, all pockets are white muslin cotton, front zippered fly, viewer’s right of fly a small horizontal slash wool pocket at the waist, metal snap closing, lined waistband of grey muslin cotton, seven belt loops; pants are not hemmed. Written on the waistband, on both sides of the zipper, in black indelible ink “W36 -L32”.
Subject
households
sports
winter
skiing
guiding
Ken Jones
Credit
Gift of Bridget Jones, 2009
Catalogue Number
103.05.1171
Images
Less detail
Date
n.d.
Material
hair; fabric; plastic
Catalogue Number
103.05.1172
Description
A pair of wool pants with two slash side pockets and two back horizontal pockets, on viewer’s right of fly, a small horizontal slash pocket at the waist, all pockets are heavy white cotton, front closure fly of five buttons on viewer’s right, five buttonholes on viewer’s left on the inside of the …
  1 image  
Title
Wool Pants
Date
n.d.
Material
hair; fabric; plastic
Dimensions
83.0 x 101.0 cm
Description
A pair of wool pants with two slash side pockets and two back horizontal pockets, on viewer’s right of fly, a small horizontal slash pocket at the waist, all pockets are heavy white cotton, front closure fly of five buttons on viewer’s right, five buttonholes on viewer’s left on the inside of the folded and sewn flap, six extra buttons around the waist to attach suspenders, a line of cotton twill reinforcing the back seam through the crotch to fly, metal snap closing, lined waistband of heavy white cotton, six belt loops; pants are not hemmed. The label on the waistband printed in red ink reads “CARSS 100% wool 601”.
Subject
households
sports
winter
skiing
guiding
Ken Jones
Credit
Gift of Bridget Jones, 2009
Catalogue Number
103.05.1172
Images
Less detail

8 records – page 1 of 1.

Back to Top