Square sheer white linen handkerchief

French
Second half 19th century


Object Place: France

Dimensions

37.8 x 36.9 cm (14 7/8 x 14 1/2 in. )

Accession Number

51.1362

Medium or Technique

Linen with cotton embroidery

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Square sheer white linen handkerchief with deep hemstitched border, wreath of small-scale wheat, morning glories and other flowers finely embroidered with white linen thread.

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Penelope Noyes