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Pair of sleeves

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Heavy white linen, on which are embroidered with black wool, conventional birds and flowers. The cuffs are solidly embroidered with black wool. Said to be the sleeves of a peasants woman's costume.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Spanish, 18th–19th century

Dimensions

43 x 65 cm (16 15/16 x 25 9/16 in.); Legacy dimension: .65 x .43

Accession Number

96.100

Medium or Technique

Linen; embroidery

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes