Handkerchief of piña cloth

Filipino
19th century


Object Place: Philippine

Dimensions

54 x 52 cm (21 1/4 x 20 1/2 in. )

Accession Number

52.1199

Medium or Technique

Pineapple leaf fiber (piña), plain-weave, embroidery with drawn-work

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Collections

Asia, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Handkerchief of pina cloth with outer border of drawn work, inner border of slender serpentine vine pearing flower buds, in one corner the name: JOANNA, embroidered iin delicate scroll frame.

Credit Line

Gift in memory of Mrs. Horatio Appleton Lamb