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Pair of undersleeves

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White (ivory) muslin, curved and tapered toward cuff. Narrow end decorated with two bands of machine-embroidered muslin alternating with two bands of bobbin lace. Embroidered bands show double row of rosettes and shades diamonds. A few brown stains.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. George Upton, Jr.

American, mid-19th century

Object Place

USA

Dimensions

45.2 x 16.8 cm (17 13/16 x 6 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

56.1312a-b

Medium or Technique

Cotton plain weave with cotton embroidery and bobbin lace

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes