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Woman's collar

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Woman's collar of sheer white cloth embroidered in floral pattern with raised satin, stem stitch, and drawn work; saw-toothed edge finished in hem stitch; three wire buttons covered with fabric at neck; rolled edge around neck


Used by the Robbins family of Lexington, MA; Inherited by Dr. Merrell L. Stout from Ellen A. Stone; Gift to the MFA, June, 1945

Credit Line

Gift of Dr. Merrell L. Stout

probably English, used in America, about 1830

Place of Use

Lexington, Massachusetts, United States

Place of Manufacture

probably England


52.6 x 82 cm (20 11/16 x 32 5/16 in. )

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Medium or Technique

Cotton plain weave with cotton embroidery


Textiles and Fashion Arts