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Handkerchief

Fine white linen with a deep border of floral rococo ornament, worked with laid-work, eyelet work and line stitch.

Credit Line

Gift from the Estate of Mrs. Sadie A. Ripley, by Theodore E. Stevenson

French or Swiss, Probably third quarter of the 19th century

Accession Number

12.582

Medium or Technique

Linen, embroidery

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes