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Handkerchief

French or Swiss
19th century


Dimensions

60 x 59 cm (23 5/8 x 23 1/4 in.); Legacy dimension: .59 x .60

Accession Number

07.856

Medium or Technique

Lawn, embroidery, laid-work

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

In one corner of a fine lawn handkerchief, bordered with drawn-work and valenciennes lace is embroidered the figure of a woman and three goats. Surrounding these are flowers and leaves.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. George Linder