Accession Number: C.2017.165.1
Dimensions: 11 in X 10 in X 8 in
Dimensions (Metric): 27.94 cm X 25.4 cm X 20.32 cm
Credit Line: Gift of the artist, Janet Nolan
9/11 Glove Reliquary
Assemblage by Janet Nolan titled 9/11 Glove Reliquary, 2002. The piece is composed of a pile of dusty work gloves, stacked vertically inside of a glass vitrine. Dust has fallen from the gloves and collected in a pile on the bottom of the vitrine.
Lower Manhattan artist, Janet Nolan, collected discarded work gloves worn by the recovery workers at Ground Zero. She packed the abandoned gloves into a glass vitrine as a reliquary.