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Pair of undersleeves

Pair of undersleeves

  • Place of origin:

    England (made)

  • Date:

    1850-1870 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Machine-made net trimmed with borders of appliqué and muslin pattern outlined in chain stitch

  • Museum number:

    T.5&A-1985

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

Pair of under-sleeves. Full-length, of machine-made net trimmed with borders of Carrickmacross appliqué. Muslin pattern outlined in chain stitch on a machine net ground. Delicate pattern of branching, floral stems rising from a row of larger flower heads and small springs along the lower edge.

Place of Origin

England (made)

Date

1850-1870 (made)

Artist/maker

Unknown

Materials and Techniques

Machine-made net trimmed with borders of appliqué and muslin pattern outlined in chain stitch

Dimensions

Depth: 5 in cuffs, Depth: 12.5 cm cuffs, Width: 28 cm cuffs, maximum, Width: 11 in cuffs, maximum, Length: 47 cm net sleeve, Length: 18.5 in net sleeve

Object history note

Registered File number 1985/47.

Descriptive line

Pair of under-sleeves of machine-made net trimmed with borders of appliqué, England, 1850-1870.

Materials

Net (textile)

Techniques

Machine made netting; Trimmed; Appliqué; Chain stitch

Subjects depicted

Floral; Stem; Flower; Machine made

Categories

Textiles; Clothing

Collection

Textiles and Fashion Collection

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