White (ivory) muslin, slightly curved. Trimmed at cuff with two bands of scalloped bobbin lace showing rows of single rose sprigs and machine-embroidered guimp showing sprigs of tri-lobed leaves. Brown stains; lace yellowed.
Gift of Mrs. George Upton, Jr.
American, mid-19th century
38.6 x 17.5 cm (15 3/16 x 6 7/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Cotton plain weave with cotton embroidered guimp, and linen bobbin lace
Textiles and Fashion Arts