Fichu

ca. 1850 (made)

Unknown

Width: 38.25 in greatest, Depth: 6.5 in

T.196-1929 T&F

Fichu, bobbin lace, made in Honiton, England, mid 19th century

Bobbin lace (guipure), with a symmetrical pattern of sprigs of roses and other flowers and leafy stems, with cushion and diamond fillings, united by bars (brides) with loops (picots). There is a row of blossom along the upper edge.

Registered File number 11988/1929 and 12159/1929.

Given by Mrs S. Adkins Cassell

Location: In Storage

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