They look similar to Barrows armour, hence their examine text and nickname. They cannot be obtained from the Barrows minigame, and do not degrade. When lost upon death, culinaromancer's gloves 10 will turn into 60,000 coins.
In 2007, Culinaromancer's gloves 10 cost 130,000 coins when the chest had full stock. This was later changed to 100,000 coins.
On 31 January2012 all the gloves from Culinaromancer's Chest were changed to names based on their order. Prior to this update, each of the gloves 1-10 had the same name, "Gloves".
On 7 February2012 the barrows gloves changed from green-grey to black to match the Barrows equipment update.
On 22 July 2013 the Warpriest Armour was released, which is a level 75 hybrid armour set. That makes the Barrows Gloves the 5th best hybrid gloves in the game. Unlike warpriest gloves, however, the Culinaromancer's gloves grant damage bonuses.
Culinaromancer's gloves 10 do not have a Defence requirement. However, Culinaromancer's gloves 8 (rune gloves) and Culinaromancer's gloves 9 (dragon gloves) both have a Defence requirement of level 50 and 60, respectively. This allows level 1 Defence pure accounts to be able to have barrows gloves after resetting their Defence level by talking to Nastroth.