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Pair of long lace undersleeves

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Full and gathered in at wrist with narrow flounce of lace hanging from narrow wrist band, design of serpentine flowering stems, some running entire length of undersleeve, sprigs and dots powdered over ground.

Credit Line

Gift of Miss E. Elizabeth Sears, in memory of her sister, Mary Crease Sears

Irish (Carrickmacross), Third quarter 19th century

Object Place

Carrickmacross, Ireland


54 x 24 cm (21 1/4 x 9 7/16 in.)

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Medium or Technique

Cotton lace with cotton banding, silk cord, and metal closure


Textiles and Fashion Arts