Kerchief

American
late 18th century


Object Place: USA

Dimensions

109.5 x 54 cm (43 1/8 x 21 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

59.464

Medium or Technique

Cotton mull with cotton embroidery

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Long, narrow rectangle of mull with powder of dots inlaid with coarse cotton yarns. Three sides trimmed with narrow bobbin lace border; fourth side shows selvedge. A number of breaks and brown stains.

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Aimée and Miss Rosamond Lamb