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Sheer white linen square handkerchief

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Sheer white linen square handkerchief with rounded corners, outer edge in wide scallops and finished with Valenciennes lace, border design symmetrically arranged, of meeting scrolls and roundels edged with narrow ruffles of Valenciennes lace, centers of roundels and also some of outer edge...

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Gift of the Estate of Miss Ida F. Robbins

French, 19th century

Object Place



39.5 x 39 cm (15 9/16 x 15 3/8 in. )

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Medium or Technique

Linen with cotton embroidery and linen Valenciennes lace


Textiles and Fashion Arts