Pair of undersleeves

American
mid-19th century


Object Place: USA

Dimensions

38.6 x 17.5 cm (15 3/16 x 6 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

56.1313a-b

Medium or Technique

Cotton plain weave with cotton embroidered guimp, and linen bobbin lace

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Collections

Americas, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

White (ivory) muslin, slightly curved. Trimmed at cuff with two bands of scalloped bobbin lace showing rows of single rose sprigs and machine-embroidered guimp showing sprigs of tri-lobed leaves. Brown stains; lace yellowed.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. George Upton, Jr.