Cuff (one of a pair)

Indian
first half of 19th century


Dimensions

27.1 x 17.1 cm (10 11/16 x 6 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

14.856

Medium or Technique

Cotton plain weave with cotton embroidery

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

White muslin, worked with white cotton. The design of flowers and long leaves is worked with laid-work, line-stitch and drawn work. The ruffle at the bottom is joined to the upper part by a band of French embroidery. The mate of 14.857.

Provenance

Transferred from Asiatic Dept. to Textiles.

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Isabelle Batchelder