A triangular kerchief

French
19th century


Object Place: France

Dimensions

64 x 142 cm (25 3/16 x 55 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

52.1352

Medium or Technique

Silk figured weave with silk knotted fringe

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

A triangular kerchief of peach colored silk woven in alternating bands of minute solid and open warp stripes and a wide band with solid background and leaf pattern in a satin weave, two short edges finished with knotted self colored fringe, third edge hemmed; several small brown stains.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Nathaniel M. Safford