Fichu

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

ca. 1840

GUSN

GUSN-25394

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

Descriptive Terms

fichus
accessories
cotton (textile)
net (textile)
Cotton
Net
FICHU

Associated Building

Coffin House (Newbury, Mass.),

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Clothing--Accessory

Dimensions

14 (W) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Margaret E.C. Merriam in memory of her mother Elizabeth Low Coffin Colman

Accession Number

1985.565