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Pair of white muslin cuffs

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Pair of cuffs, white muslin (now much yellowed), embroidered with white thread in buttonhole, eyelet, satin, and dot stitches, narrow cuff band with central lozenge and above lozenge an ornament shaped likea tiara; two buttonholes embroidered at each end of cuff bands for insertion of studs.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. H. F. Hamilton

French, Second half 19th century

Object Place



12.2 x 21.2 cm (4 13/16 x 8 3/8 in.)

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Medium or Technique

Cotton plain weave with cotton embroidery


Textiles and Fashion Arts