A sheer white linen square handkerchief

French
19th century


Object Place: France

Dimensions

33.5 x 33.5 cm (13 3/16 x 13 3/16 in. )

Accession Number

50.2385

Medium or Technique

Linen with linen Valenciennes lace and cotton embroidery

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Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

A sheer white linen square handkerchief with rounded corners, narrow flounce around edge of Valenciennes lace, inner border of Valenciennes lace, middle narrow border of minute vine embroidered with white linen thread.

Credit Line

Gift of the Estate of Miss Ida F. Robbins