Woman's sham shirt and collar

Woman's dicky
Woman's chemisette

French (Brittany, Quimper)
early 20th century


Object Place: Brittany, Quimper, France

Dimensions

Center back: 39.4 cm (15 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

1993.226

Medium or Technique

Linen plain weave with needle lace

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

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