A wedding handkerchief

English
about 1865


Object Place: England

Dimensions

38.3 x 37.7 cm (15 1/16 x 14 13/16 in. )

Accession Number

49.434

Medium or Technique

Linen with linen bobbin lace

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

A wedding handkerchief, sheer white linen with rounded outline, border of bobbin lace with insert of bobbin lace in shape of stylized rose in center of each of four sides.

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Mary Lee, Guy Hunter Lee, Mrs. Henry Jackson, Mrs. Thornton K. Ware, and Mrs. Joseph T. Walker, in memory of Susan Cotter Glidden Dove (Mrs. George W. W. Dove)