Sjømann Man’s gloves by Votter og Vanter, Oslo 1955

Sjømann Man’s gloves

Knitting
January 1955
DK (11 wpi) ?
15 stitches and 14 rows = 2 inches
in 13st x 17 rows = 2" (5cm) in St st.
US 1½ - 2.5 mm
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Interweave Knits, Fall 1996 page 42-43-44

Description: This pattern is taken from a glove found in a Norwegian book:

Votter og Vanter, Oslo 1955
by Anna Marøy Bjelland, Dagny Dietrichson, Ågot Egge

Yarn: Peer Gynt (100% wool; 90 yd (82m/50g): #290 Loden Green, #664 Natural, 2 skeins each.

A stranded pattern with a palm thumb, to fit a large man’s hand; a left glove chart is included with written instructions.

Finished Size: Men’s Large 11.5 inches (29 cm) long and 9 inches (23 cm) in circumference