Pair of undersleeves

American
mid-19th century


Object Place: USA

Dimensions

45.2 x 16.8 cm (17 13/16 x 6 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

56.1312a-b

Medium or Technique

Cotton plain weave with cotton embroidery and bobbin lace

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

White (ivory) muslin, curved and tapered toward cuff. Narrow end decorated with two bands of machine-embroidered muslin alternating with two bands of bobbin lace. Embroidered bands show double row of rosettes and shades diamonds. A few brown stains.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. George Upton, Jr.