#1934  Embroidered Under-Sleeves c. 1860 


White cotton, white cotton embroidery floss.

Condition: Good to excellent. 1 sleeve has a few brown stains; a couple of insignificant & tiny cloth tears in cuff area.

Measurements: Wrist C 5.25", Top C 22", L 18".

Comments: This style of 1860s under-sleeve, with narrow wristband & fully gathered sleeve, was the perfect accessory under the extreme bell sleeves of the time. The deeply scalloped cuff on this pair has dense eyelet embroidery.