A large handkerchief of white sheer cotton

French
First half 19th century


Object Place: France

Dimensions

64.5 x 58.5 cm (25 3/8 x 23 1/16 in. )

Accession Number

52.1201

Medium or Technique

Cotton plain-weave printed

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

A large handkerchief of white sheer cotton with printed design on border and corners, border of leaves alternately solid and feathery in picotage; in each corner a spray of clover, bunches of leaves and other small flowers; printed with red, blue, and black; several small brown stains.

Credit Line

Gift in memory of Mrs. Horatio Appleton Lamb