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Cape/Fichu?

Description

White/cream cotton; embroidered around neck and center edge with whitework of floral sprays with leaf-like shape in between sprays; hemstitched edge.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1840-1849
Associated Building
Original to Marrett House (Standish, Me.).
Material
cotton (textile)
embroidering
stitching
Object type
Clothing -- Accessory
Descriptive terms
accessories
collars (neckwear)
Cotton
cotton (textile)
Embroidered
embroidering
Fichu
floral patterns
Geometric Floral
Hand Stitched
Spray
stitching
stylization
Woman's Personal Artifacts
Accession Number
1959.1227
Credit Line
Bequest of Frances S. Marrett
GUSN
46261

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