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White net fichu; elongated lozenge being designed to be worn folded over; net ground with border repeat of conventionalized daisy like blossoms embroidered with muslin appliqué, stitched in place with cotton chain stitch.

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Anna C. Hoyt

American, 19th century

Object Place

USA

Dimensions

36.3 x 95.2 cm (14 5/16 x 37 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

54.115

Medium or Technique

Cotton net with embroidered muslin appliqué

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes