A large square handkerchief
Object Place: Philippine
54.3 x 54.3 cm (21 3/8 x 21 3/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Piña cloth with drawn-work and cotton embroidery
Not On View
A large square handkerchief of piña cloth with round area of plain piña in center, rest of handkerchief finely embroidered in deep border design of lotuses (?) and grape vines against drawn-work background, outer border of drawn-work with repeat of highly stylized plant; many small brown spots.
Gift of Miss E. Elizabeth Sears, in memory of her sister, Mary Crease Sears