Posted by Anna on June 26, 1997 at 03:57:51:
In reply to Another modesty question posted by Beth on June 25, 1997 at 19:59:20
] Several weeks ago we were discussing tucking lace, also known as a tucker. Is this the same thing as a fichu?
] Thanks, Beth
I think a fichu went over rather than under the dress as a tucker did; sort of a small, lace shawll. Lizzy wore one in the drawing room session after Mr Bennet's return from London
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