undersleeves & sleeve ruffles



undersleeves & sleeve ruffles

Summary

Made up as later undersleeve. White muslin. Edge embroidered with small buttonhole stitched scallops, enclosing border of interlacing drawn thread work and long and short stitch filling, floral sprigs in chain stitch, long and short stitch, buttonhole stitch and drawn thread work, cut and with join to make up into straight frill for later undersleeves of muslin.


Object Name

undersleeves & sleeve ruffles

Date Created

1750-1780

Dimensions

length (sleeves): 26cm
length (frill): 73cm
width (frill): 7cm

accession number

1970.206

Collection Group

costume
womenswear

Medium

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