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Woman's cuffs (set of two)

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Cotton cuffs embroidered with dots and a row of hanging tassels, trimmed with lace.


Collection of Ella Spendly McLanahan, PA; 1942, by inheritance to her grandson, Mr. John King McLanahan Stevens, PA; by descent to Stevens' wife, Carol B. Stevens, Hollidaysburg, PA, and Brooks Stevens Stamm, Kenneshaw, GA; gift of Stevens and Stamm to the MFA (Accession date: March 25, 2009)

Credit Line

Gift of Carol B. Stevens and Brooks Stamm

American, Late 19th to early 20th century

Place of Use

Philadelphia, Pensylvania, United States


Height x width: 10 1/2 in. (26.7 cm)

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Medium or Technique

Cotton plain weave; cotton embroidery; lace


Textiles and Fashion Arts