Handkerchief

Indian
19th century


Object Place: India

Dimensions

84 cm (33 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

49.461

Medium or Technique

Cotton plain weave, ikat dyed

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Square, with plaid of maroon and white; plaid in central part, predominately white with narrow maroon stripes; border, maroon predominating; a number of tears; many brown stains.

Provenance

Transferred from Asiatic Dept. to Textiles.

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Mary Lee, Guy Hunter Lee, Mrs. Henry Jackson, Mrs. Thornton K. Ware, and Mrs. Joseph T. Walker, in memory of Marion Glidden Dove Lee (Mrs. Francis Wilson Lee)