Plaid silk handkerchief
Object Place: India
68.2 x 78.4 cm (26 7/8 x 30 7/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Silk woven plaid
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Plaid silk handkerchief; even checkerboard plaid formed by warps striped dark blue and white, wefts striped red and white; in one corner, F. W. L. embroidered in brown silk in cross stitch; considerably faded and worn with a number of breaks and holes.
Transferred from Asiatic Dept. to Textiles.
Gift of Miss Mary Lee, Guy Hunter Lee, Mrs. Henry Jackson, Mrs. Thornton K. Ware, and Mrs. Joseph T. Walker, in memory of Francis Wilson Lee