second half of 19th century
Object Place: Brussels, Flanders
36.6 x 35.5 cm (14 7/16 x 14 in. )
Medium or Technique
Linen and linen bobbin lace with cotton embroidery
Not On View
Handkerchief with round sheer white linen center and very deep border of bobbin lace in design of ferns, apples, and other stylized fruits and flowers. This handkerchief was a gift to Mrs. Fairchild on the occasion of her marriage, August 1868.
Gift of Miss Sally Fairchild, in memory of her mother, Mrs. Charles Fairchild