Object Name: sleeves
Place of Creation: Europe, United Kingdom, England
Accession Number: 2003.84/2
Credit: Manchester City Galleries
Linen sleeves, seamed under arm except for 12.7cms at top. Three drawn and needlepoint insertions (1.3cm) down outer arm, gathered under band at wrist to form frill, with openwork hem at wrist, edging continuing down opening of 2.5cms of bobbin lace. Fastening at wrist with braid button and loop (button missing from one).
Height: 52.1 cms
Type: circumference (wrist)