Handkerchief

American
First half 19th century


Object Place: USA

Dimensions

58 x 58 cm (22 13/16 x 22 13/16 in. )

Accession Number

53.2252

Medium or Technique

Linen with Bobbin lace and hemstitch

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Large white linen handkerchief with fancy hem-stitched border; edged with bobbin lace; name “Sarah Cushing” in ink in one corner; several small stains.

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Eleanor E. Barry