ALEXANDRINE

$445.00

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The Alexandrine gloves in butter cream coloured deer leather are as rare as a treasure can be. Alexandrine was the wife of King Christian X, whom owned the royal deer herd during the 1930’s where RHANDERS were trusted with crafting gloves and accessories from the precious leather for the royal house hold.
Some of leather was hidden and kept for a special occasion, and in 2023, the leather was rediscovered and made into gloves and accessories according to the traditional craftsmanship principles in our atelier in Denmark. 
You can easily wear the gloves, but you might also treat them as a piece of art and cultural history.

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The Royal Deer Products are released as limited editions, once a year for three years. The first products are symbolically gifted to Her Majesty the Queen of Denmark.

FEATURES

:: Originally designed and crafted at the RHANDERS atelier in Denmark in the 1930's
:: Remade in 2023 according to the traditional, honored craftsmanship principles 
:: 14 karat gold plated RH Monogram
:: 4" long

MATERIAL & CRAFTSMANSHIP

:: Expertly crafted from exquisite royal forest deer leather dating back to 1939, originally chamois tanned for HRH King Christian X of Denmark
:: Unlined for the softest and most ultimate hands-on feel
:: Cut by hand as per centuries of glove-cutting tradition
:: Designed, crafted and built on more than 200 years of experience

ELEVATING UPCYCLING TO THE HIGHEST ART

THE ROYAL DEER

The royal deer leather is a century old treasure found in our atelier leather stock room.

Originally made for the royal court in Denmark in the 1930's and brought to life today by precious and iconic design pieces.