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Fichu ; Cap ; Under-Sleeve.

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Fichu ; Cap ; Under-Sleeve.

Mid-Manhattan Picture Collection

Costume -- Accessories -- 1899 & Earlier

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1858
Library locations
Art and Picture Collection
Shelf locator: PC COSTU-Acc-18
Clothing & dress -- To 1899
Women -- Clothing & dress -- 1850-1859
Hats -- 1850-1859
Sleeves -- 1850-1859
Content: Title from folder.
Content: Printed on border: "The fichu, cap, and under-sleeves are of similar construction. All of them are made of ruches of illusion tulle, forming medallions, and trimmed with narrow sky-blue velvet, and bows of blue taffeta arranged in a series of loops. The fichu in front, and the under-sleeves and cap behind, are adorned with floats of wide taffeta ribbon. A spray of orange flowers and a white moss-rose bud are placed alternately in the medallions of the fichu and cap. In the under-sleeve these are occupied with bows." Written on border: "Oct. 1858." Includes additional text.
Source note: Harper''s magazine. (New York : Harper Brothers, 1850-).
Physical Description
Extent: 1 print : b ; 21 x 13 cm. (8 1/4 x 5 1/4 in.)
Type of Resource
Still image
Dynix: 1638039
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b17566892
Barcode: 33333159252432
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 95141ab0-c548-012f-de40-58d385a7bc34
Rights Statement
The copyright and related rights status of this item has been reviewed by The New York Public Library, but we were unable to make a conclusive determination as to the copyright status of the item. You are free to use this Item in any way that is permitted by the copyright and related rights legislation that applies to your use.

Item timeline of events

  • 1858: Issued
  • 2014: Digitized
  • 2017: Found by you!
  • 2018

MLA Format

Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "Fichu ; Cap ; Under-Sleeve." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1858. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e0-f05d-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "Fichu ; Cap ; Under-Sleeve." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed November 19, 2017. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e0-f05d-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. (1858). Fichu ; Cap ; Under-Sleeve. Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e0-f05d-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Fichu ; Cap ; Under-Sleeve.