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Large square handkerchief

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Large square handkerchief with center of sheer linen and deep border of embroidered net in pomegranate design; now ecru but possibly white originally.

Credit Line

Gift of Miss E. Elizabeth Sears, in memory of her sister, Mary Crease Sears

Irish (Limerick), 19th century

Object Place

Limerick, Ireland

Dimensions

48 x 45.5 cm (18 7/8 x 17 15/16 in. )

Accession Number

52.595

Medium or Technique

Linen with cotton embroidery on linen net

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes