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Handkerchief

Flemish
about 1865


Dimensions

38 x 37 cm (14 15/16 x 14 9/16 in.); Legacy dimension: .37 x .38

Accession Number

17.1696

Medium or Technique

Lace

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Point and bobbin. A fine white linen finished with lace. In the corners and middle of each side are large roses, between these are oblong forms, flowers and leaves joined by a fine point lace “réseau”. Rows of little open flowers make the lower edge.

Provenance

Gift of the Estate of Miss Sarah H. Crocker through George G. Crocker

Credit Line

Gift of the Estate of Miss Sarah H. Crocker