Pair of women's sleeves

American
early 19th century


Place of Use: Lexington, Massachusetts, United States

Dimensions

69 x 33 cm (27 3/16 x 13 in.)

Accession Number

99.664.48a-b

Medium or Technique

Cotton plain weave with cotton cord

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Collections

Americas, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Sheer white cotton (or mull) sleeve with drawstring at shoulder, open at seam.

Provenance

Worn by a member of the Robbins family; inherited by Ellen A. Stone; gift to MFA, 1899

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Ellen A. Stone