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Tie or neckpiece

White long rectangular gauze tie or neckpiece designed to be worn with upper edge folded over, edges embroidered with white cotton in repeat of highly stylized blossom which forms a series of scallops.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Fred B. Lund

American, first quarter of 19th century

Object Place

United States

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Medium or Technique

Cotton gauze with cotton embroidery


Textiles and Fashion Arts