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Fichu

Object Number: 
1973.32.33
Date: 
1840-1880
Medium: 
Silk
Dimensions: 
Overall: 17 3/4 x 40 in. ( 45.1 x 101.6 cm )
Description: 
Black silk chantilly lace triangular fichu on tulle with rounded corners, the overall design is done in needle threadwork and is a pattern of circles, the outer edges are trimmed with bobbin lace with a floral motif.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Constance Sherman
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group