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Visual display of the Matched turban and glove set by Sendra

Matched turban and glove set by Sendra

  • 1940
  • Matched turban and glove set by Sendra. The rayon gloves are black on the palm side and white on the outside. There is gathered elastic on the inside of the wrist. The matched rayon turban is 11" long, black on one side, and white on the other. They are in the original box with the original paper wrapping that says, "Sendra Gloves." The lid of the box has a picture of a woman wearing the knotted turban and putting on her gloves. The box includes two booklets with pictures and directions of seven ways to "drape your own turban." The original tag prices the set at $8. Chicago: Eisendrath Glove Company Copyright 1940.
  • From the private collection of Dovie Horvitz (2010.31.4).