Black, Beaded Fichu with Lace and Beaded Shoulder Covers

Brief Item Record

Title: Black, Beaded Fichu with Lace and Beaded Shoulder Covers

Description: Black beaded fichu made of faille, silk, cotton lace, and beading. In good condition with some tears, holes, fraying, stains, mending, and pest damage. ; Black beaded fichu with lace and beaded shoulder covers

Full Item Record

Dublin Core

Identifier

VC2014008

Title

Black, Beaded Fichu with Lace and Beaded Shoulder Covers

Description

Black beaded fichu made of faille, silk, cotton lace, and beading. In good condition with some tears, holes, fraying, stains, mending, and pest damage. ; Black beaded fichu with lace and beaded shoulder covers

Subject

Clothing and dress

Extent

19.25 inches (center front length), 19.25 inches (center back length), other measurements: Shoulder-shoulder: 13"

Type

Physical Object

Rights

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Rights Holder

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Costume Item Type Metadata

Cataloguer with Date

Zofia Siwicka, Sunny Gaughen, Daisy Walker, 10/10/14

Color Main

Collar

Center Front Length

19.25

Center Back Length

19.25

Measurements Other

Shoulder-shoulder: 13"

All Measurements

19.25 inches (center front length), 19.25 inches (center back length), other measurements: Shoulder-shoulder: 13"

Donor

Carol Bailey

References

English Women's Clothing in the Nineteenth Century by C. Willett Cunnington, pg. 181, 190, 267; Victorian Fashions and Costumes from Harper's Bazar 1867-1898, by Stella Barm, pg. 18

Classification

costume
clothing

Category

Condition Term

good

Condition Description

Tear in upper-central back-lining, small holes throughout lining, larger holes in collar, holes in lace trim as well, some beading is coming undone, ties in back look as if they have been mended, lining is wrinkled, small brown satin on right bottom front of garment

Storage Location

B5

Work Type

Tags

Citation

“Black, Beaded Fichu with Lace and Beaded Shoulder Covers,” Vassar College Costume Collection, accessed July 14, 2024, http://vccc.vassarspaces.net/items/show/4488.