Handkerchief

Irish (Belfast)
1897


Object Place: Belfast, Ireland

Dimensions

34.5 x 33.5 cm (13 9/16 x 13 3/16 in. )

Accession Number

54.856

Medium or Technique

Linen Embroidery

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Linen handkerchief; pointed scalloped edge, in one corner thistle, rose, shamrock, crown, and cipher VR, and dates, 1837-1897; embroidery worked with white linen; made for the celebration of Queen Victoria’s Diamond Jubilee.

Credit Line

Gift of Miss A. Irene Wardell