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Handkerchief

Irish Point. The design of large leaves ending in scrolls, sprays of flowers, etc., are joined with button-holed bars or brides with picots on them, worked with coarse thread. Mounted on a fine piece of linen.

Credit Line

Gift of Miss E. E. P. Holland

Irish, Second half 19th century

Accession Number

16.378

Medium or Technique

Linen with linen Youghal Point needlepoint lace

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes