Large linen handkerchief

French
second quarter of 19th century


Object Place: France

Dimensions

44 x 43 cm (17 5/16 x 16 15/16 in. )

Accession Number

50.471

Medium or Technique

Linen with cotton embroidery

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Large sheer white linen square handkerchief with rounded edges, in each corner a bouquet of variety of flowers, minute triple inner border of grape vine, eyelet dots and quatre-foils; several darned places; a number of minute breaks.

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Theresa and MIss Elizabeth Blake