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Handkerchief of piña cloth

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Handkerchief of pina cloth with outer border of drawn work, inner border of slender serpentine vine pearing flower buds, in one corner the name: JOANNA, embroidered iin delicate scroll frame.

Credit Line

Gift in memory of Mrs. Horatio Appleton Lamb

Filipino, 19th century

Object Place

Philippine

Dimensions

54 x 52 cm (21 1/4 x 20 1/2 in. )

Accession Number

52.1199

Medium or Technique

Pineapple leaf fiber (piña), plain-weave, embroidery with drawn-work

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes