Collar

French
Third quarter 19th century


Object Place: France

Dimensions

24.8 x 40.2 cm (9 3/4 x 15 13/16 in. )

Accession Number

53.547

Medium or Technique

Cotton plain weave with cotton embroidery and linen needlepoint lace

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Broad round white mull collar embroidered with white linen thread, irregularly scalloped edges with stylized chrysanthemum in alternate scallops, from chrysanthemum blossom slender curling stems bearing variety of flowers and leaves growing up toward neck band of collar, many details in eyelet and needlepoint lace stitches.

Provenance

Through Mrs. Helen R. Moore

Credit Line

Gift in memory of Gertrude Bickford Hutchings by her cousins