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Handkerchief

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Sheer white linen handkerchief with deep hemstitched border, initials EBI embroidered with white linen in one corner.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Oric Bates

French, second half 19th century

Object Place

France

Dimensions

38.7 x 38.4 cm (15 1/4 x 15 1/8 in. )

Accession Number

53.269

Medium or Technique

Linen; hemstitched, embroidery

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes