This pattern contains four different styles of undersleeves, also known as false sleeves.
-View A is a gathered bishop sleeve with a wristband and 3 options of ruffles or a cuff. The wrist ruffles have 3 different choices: A square edge ruffle, both long and short option, a curved ruffle, and a curved cuff.
-View B has the same gathered bishop sleeve with a square edge cuff (no wristband) or the same cuff with a sleeve ruffle.
-View C is a 2 piece coat sleeve option.
-View D has a fairly tight arm section that flares at the wrist. The rough dating of the undersleeves: The dating of View C is 1840s.
The Views A and B are dated from the 1850s through the 1860s. View C dates from the 1860s to the 1870s.
These undersleeves are copied from examples in the author’s collection.
For more examples of undersleeves click here: