Spanish or Belgian (Brabant)
Object Place: Spain or Belgium
110 x 52.5 cm (43 5/16 x 20 11/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Triangular piece of finely woven cotton. Floral and linear motifs and initials MF embroidered with coarse black silk yarns in the right angle. In center of long side, a roughly semicircular area of floral motifs embroidered with coarse black silk and white cotton yarns; this area lined with coarse linen cloth (stitches pass through). End points squared off; a small cord loop on each. Cotton browned and stained. Black yarns faded to brown.
Intitials MF embroidered in scarf.
Gift of Miss Aimée and Miss Rosamond Lamb