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Broad round white mull collar embroidered with white linen thread, irregularly scalloped edges with stylized chrysanthemum in alternate scallops, from chrysanthemum blossom slender curling stems bearing variety of flowers and leaves growing up toward neck band of collar, many details in eyelet...

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Provenance

Through Mrs. Helen R. Moore

Credit Line

Gift in memory of Gertrude Bickford Hutchings by her cousins

French, Third quarter 19th century

Object Place

France

Dimensions

24.8 x 40.2 cm (9 3/4 x 15 13/16 in. )

Accession Number

53.547

Medium or Technique

Cotton plain weave with cotton embroidery and linen needlepoint lace

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes