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Sheer white linen handkerchief

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Hemstitched outer border; embroidered inner border of roses with pendant rose in ribbon frame in each corner; initials IMJD in one corner; several small holes and one brown stain.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. John M. McGann

French, second half of of 19th century

Object Place

France

Dimensions

40.5 x 39.5 cm (15 15/16 x 15 9/16 in. )

Accession Number

50.2362

Medium or Technique

Linen with cotton Embroidery and hemstitch

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes