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Pair of stiffly starched rectangular cuffs

American
Late 19th century


Object Place: America

Dimensions

18.5 x 6.5 x 5.5 cm (7 5/16 x 2 9/16 x 2 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

53.553a-b

Medium or Technique

Cotton plain-weave with cotton embroidery, ink, and paper interlining (?)

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Pair of stiffly starched rectangular cuffs designed to be worn with studs, (two button holes at each end of each cuff), narrow border design embroidered in white of minute conventinoalized grape vine. “Abagail A. Gray” stamped on inside of cuffs.

Provenance

Gift in memory of Gertude Bickford Hutchings by her cousins, through Mrs. Helen R. Moore

Credit Line

Gift in memory of Gertrude Bickford Hutchings by her cousins