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Piña handkerchief

Filipino (Manila)
19th century


Dimensions

34.5 x 34 cm (13 9/16 x 13 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

77.136

Medium or Technique

Pineapple tree leaf fiber; embroidery, laid-work and drawn-work

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Collections

Asia, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

The cloth of which the handkerchief is made is woven of the fibre of the leaves of the pineapple tree.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. George Washington Wales