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Polychrome & Gilt Embroidered Fichu, 1780s Session 1 - Lot 57 - $350

Embroidered fichu, Fine white mull with colored silk and gold thread embroidery in leaf, vine, and floral spray pattern, scalloped edge worked in gilt thread.

Fichu, 1770s. Cream silk gauze, the borders worked in metal thread and silks with carnations, dog roses, borage, with silver tendrils and foliage.

Fichu, 1770s. Cream silk gauze, the borders worked in metal thread and silks with carnations, dog roses, borage, with silver tendrils and foliage.

Detail embroidery, fichu, 1770s. Cream silk gauze, the borders worked in metal thread and silks with carnations, dog roses, borage, with silver tendrils and foliage.

Detail embroidery, fichu, 1770s. Cream silk gauze, the borders worked in metal thread and silks with carnations, dog roses, borage, with silver tendrils and foliage.

Pair of children's mitts  Italian, 18th century  Italy  DIMENSIONS  Overall: 34.5 x 14 x 1.5 cm (13 9/16 x 5 1/2 x 9/16 in.)  MEDIUM OR TECHNIQUE  Silk

Crimson silk with a design of conventionalized flowers and foliage, embroidered with gold thread and spangles, on back of each hand, and around fingers and thumbs.