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Wedding handkerchief

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Square wedding handkerchief; sheer linen center with broad border of Brussels bobbin appliqué lace in delicate design of fern-like leaves and minute blossoms.

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Mary Lee, in memory of her mother, Marion Dove Lee (Mrs. Francis W. Lee)

Flemish, About 1865

Object Place

Brussels, Flanders

Dimensions

42 x 42 cm (16 9/16 x 16 9/16 x 16 1/16 in. )

Accession Number

54.17

Medium or Technique

Linen Bobbin lace

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes