Fichu

American
19th century


Object Place: USA

Dimensions

36.3 x 95.2 cm (14 5/16 x 37 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

54.115

Medium or Technique

Cotton net with embroidered muslin appliqué

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Collections

Americas, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

White net fichu; elongated lozenge being designed to be worn folded over; net ground with border repeat of conventionalized daisy like blossoms embroidered with muslin appliqué, stitched in place with cotton chain stitch.

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Anna C. Hoyt