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Sheer white cotton fichu

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Sheer white cotton fichu roughly elongated lozenge in shape, small pointed scalloped edges, small-scale flowering vine bearing minute quatrefoils, three lobed leaves, and two petalled buds as border on all sides, near lower edge of back a group of elaborate stylized blossoms including lilies;...

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Credit Line

Gift of Miss Mary Lee, Guy Hunter Lee, Mrs. Henry Jackson, Mrs. Thornton K. Ware, and Mrs. Joseph T. Walker, in memory of Susan Cotter Glidden Dove (Mrs. George W. W. Dove)

French, second quarter of 19th century

Object Place

France

Dimensions

65 x 124 cm (25 9/16 x 48 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

49.448

Medium or Technique

Cotton mull with cotton embroidery, and hemstitched

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes