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On display at V&A South Kensington
Europe 1600-1815, Room 1

Fichu

1730-1769 (made)
Artist/Maker
Place Of Origin

Fichu made from white muslin embroidered in white with satin stitch and openwork designs comprising a formal floral spray at the apex of the neckerchief with a scalloped edge bordered with panels of openwork formal floral and trefoil shapes.


object details
Categories
Object Type
Materials and Techniques
Embroidered muslin
Brief Description
Fichu of embroidered muslin, England, 1730-1769
Physical Description
Fichu made from white muslin embroidered in white with satin stitch and openwork designs comprising a formal floral spray at the apex of the neckerchief with a scalloped edge bordered with panels of openwork formal floral and trefoil shapes.
Credit line
Given by Mrs S. Walton
Collection
Accession Number
T.334-1980

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record createdJune 24, 2009
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