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Woman's sham shirt and collar

Linen chemisette or sham shirt with open front, square neck and front edges of collar trimmed with needlelace, finely pleated wide collar trimmed with lace at front edges, outward facing hems, sleeveless

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Aimée and Miss Rosamond Lamb

Woman's dicky

Woman's chemisette

French (Brittany, Quimper), early 20th century

Object Place

Brittany, Quimper, France

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Medium or Technique

Linen plain weave with needle lace


Textiles and Fashion Arts