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Handkerchief

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Sheer white linen ground with outer border of scalloped Valenciennes edging.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Henry Lyman

French (Valenciennes), 19th century

Object Place

Valenciennnes, France

Dimensions

37.3 x 37.5 cm (14 11/16 x 14 3/4 in. )

Accession Number

46.100

Medium or Technique

Linen with cotton embroidery and linen bobbin lace

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes