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Description

White netting w/ applied lace decoration. Button and loop closure. Button missing. Gently rounded in back. Front falls in two points. Scalloped edge all around. Pieced in three sections. Handsewn.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
ca. 1840
Associated Building
Coffin House (Newbury, Mass.).
Material
cotton (textile)
net (textile)
Object type
Clothing--Accessory
Descriptive terms
accessories
Cotton
cotton (textile)
FICHU
fichus
Net
net (textile)
Dimensions
14 (W) (inches)
Accession Number
1985.565
Credit Line
Gift of Margaret E.C. Merriam in memory of her mother Elizabeth Low Coffin Colman
GUSN
25394

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