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Sleeve Ruffle, late 18th century

This is a Sleeve ruffle. It is dated late 18th century and we acquired it in 1939. Its medium is linen and its technique is bobbin lace, brussels style. It is a part of the Textiles department.

This object was donated by Mrs. George Nichols. It is credited Gift of Mrs. George Nichols from the collection of her mother, Mrs. J.P. Morgan.

Its dimensions are

H x W: 21 × 79 cm (8 1/4 × 31 1/8 in.)

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Sleeve Ruffle, late 18th century; Previously owned by Mrs. J.P. Morgan (1868 – 1925); linen; H x W: 21 × 79 cm (8 1/4 × 31 1/8 in.); Gift of Mrs. George Nichols from the collection of her mother, Mrs. J.P. Morgan; 1939-66-39-a

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