Pair of white muslin cuffs

French
Second half 19th century


Object Place: France

Dimensions

12.2 x 21.2 cm (4 13/16 x 8 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

51.2444a-b

Medium or Technique

Cotton plain weave with cotton embroidery

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Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Pair of cuffs, white muslin (now much yellowed), embroidered with white thread in buttonhole, eyelet, satin, and dot stitches, narrow cuff band with central lozenge and above lozenge an ornament shaped likea tiara; two buttonholes embroidered at each end of cuff bands for insertion of studs.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. H. F. Hamilton