Handkerchief

French
First half 19th century


Object Place: France

Dimensions

69 x 70.2 cm (27 3/16 x 27 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

53.1098

Medium or Technique

Linen with cotton embroidered linen net ruffle

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Large square white linen handkerchief, trimmed with narrow flounce of darned net, deep hemstiched border with five hemstitched squares in one corner; a few small brown stains, a few small holes.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. James Wheeler