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Handkerchief

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Ground: fine white linen. Design: in one corner church with dome and two spires, wreathed with flowers. Below arms of Great Britain supported by lion and unicorn, and the words "Londres" and "St. Paul." Worked in laid stitches, with seed stitch, and a little openwork.

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Nellie Parney Carter

French, 19th century

Dimensions

40.6 x 39.6 cm (16 x 15 9/16 in. )

Accession Number

28.367

Medium or Technique

Linen with cotton embroidery

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes