Handkerchief

French
first half 19th century


Object Place: France

Dimensions

66.5 x 59 cm (26 3/16 x 23 1/4 in. )

Accession Number

53.265

Medium or Technique

Linen with cotton Embroidery and hemstitch

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Large square handkerchief of fine white linen with deep hemstitched border, inner border embroidered with white linen thread of minute vine bearing alternately three leaves and oval blossom; a number of small brown stains.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Oric Bates