Pair of undersleeves
Object Place: USA
48.5 x 21.1 cm (19 1/8 x 8 5/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Cotton plain weave with cotton embroidery and lace, and linen bobbin lace
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White (cream) organdy, flaring at elbow and gathered at cuff. Wide flat cuff decorated with two bands of machine-embroidered muslin and two of bobbin lace, all with conventionalized floral motifs. At back of cuff, under elbow, a ruffle made of muslin edged with bobbin lace. Brown stains. Lace yellowed and stained.
Gift of Mrs. George Upton, Jr.