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Pair of Cuffs

A work made of linen, two layers of plain weave; cut and drawn work fillings of diagonal drawn filling, four sided, hem, herringbone, interlocking lace, overcast, wave, and woven hem stitches; embroidered in buttonhole, buttonhole wheels, hem, overcast, and satin stitches through one or both layers; edged with linen, bobbin straight lace.
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  • A work made of linen, two layers of plain weave; cut and drawn work fillings of diagonal drawn filling, four sided, hem, herringbone, interlocking lace, overcast, wave, and woven hem stitches; embroidered in buttonhole, buttonhole wheels, hem, overcast, and satin stitches through one or both layers; edged with linen, bobbin straight lace.

Date:

19th century

Artist:

Europe

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Title

Pair of Cuffs

Origin

Europe

Date

Made 1801–1900

Medium

Linen, two layers of plain weave; cut and drawn work fillings of diagonal drawn filling, four sided, hem, herringbone, interlocking lace, overcast, wave, and woven hem stitches; embroidered in buttonhole, buttonhole wheels, hem, overcast, and satin stitches through one or both layers; edged with linen, bobbin straight lace

Dimensions

a: 28.2 × 36.7 cm (11 × 14 3/8 in.); b: 26.6 × 35.2 cm (10 1/2 × 13 7/8 in.)

Credit Line

Gift of Arthur MacDougall Wood

Reference Number

1995.421a-b

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