Piña Handkerchief

Filipino
19th century


Dimensions

42.8 x 43.2 cm (16 7/8 x 17 in.)

Accession Number

23.724

Medium or Technique

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

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Collections

Asia

Classifications

Personal accessories

The initials, R.G. are embroidered in laid-work. The scalloped border is drawn-work with embroidery.

Provenance

Mrs. John Marshall Collection

Credit Line

Gift of Henry W. Bliss