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Piña handkerchief

The cloth of which the handkerchief is made is woven of the fibre of the leaves of the pineapple tree.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. George Washington Wales

Filipino (Manila), 19th century

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Pineapple tree leaf fiber; embroidery, laid-work and drawn-work


Textiles and Fashion Arts