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1986.1130 (RS25293)

Description

White sheet linen in diamond form, with scalloped serrated edge embroidered on white cotton with floral sprays, dots along the entire edge, and overcast edges. The top point of the collar folds over to form triangle when worn.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1830-1850
Location of origin
Europe
Associated Building
Original to Spencer-Peirce-Little Farm (Newbury, Mass.).
Material
cotton (textile)
embroidering
linen (material)
Object type
Clothing--Accessory
Descriptive terms
accessories
Cotton
cotton (textile)
Embroidered
embroidering
FICHU
fichus
Floral
floral patterns
Linen
linen (material)
Dimensions
52 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1986.1130
Credit Line
Bequest of Amelia W. Little
GUSN
51231

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