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Cuff (one of a pair)

White muslin, worked with white cotton. The design of flowers and long leaves is worked with laid-work, line-stitch and drawn work. The ruffle at the bottom is joined to the upper part by a band of French embroidery. The mate of 14.856.


Transferred from Asiatic Dept. to Textiles.

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Isabelle Batchelder

Indian, first half of 19th century

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Cotton plain weave with cotton embroidery


Textiles and Fashion Arts