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Handkerchief

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Large wedding handkerchief; fine white linen ground; narrow embroidered border design of delicate flowering vine with floral spray in each corner; edged with bobbin lace.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. James Wheeler

French, 1837

Object Place

France

Dimensions

61.3 x 64 cm (24 1/8 x 25 3/16 in. )

Accession Number

53.2176

Medium or Technique

Linen plain-weave with cotton embroidery and linen embroidered net ruffle

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes