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Handkerchief

Very fine silky white linen, worked with white cotton and laid-work, and eyelet-work. The design consists of groups of open, four-petaled flowers placed at intervals along the sides and connected by two lines of eyelets, between which are rows of groups of dots and eyelets with two seed-like...

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Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. N. W. Emerson

probably French, 1850–75

Accession Number

17.1616

Medium or Technique

Linen plain weave with cotton embroidery

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes