Handkerchief

English
second half 19th century


Object Place: Honiton, England

Dimensions

39 x 39 cm (15 3/8 x 15 3/8 in. )

Accession Number

53.267

Medium or Technique

Linen Bobbin Lace

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Handkerchief with sheer white linen center, deep border of bobbin lace in design of curving floral sprays suggesting a serpentine, large flowers in each corner pointing into center; linen center stained.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Oric Bates