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HANDKERCHIEF

Made by: Unknown

On view in: Marjorie Post's Closets


About this object

A square handkerchief made of muslin. It has drawnwork insertions and triangular corner motifs with a fine scale valenciennes lace edge with a rose design. The drawnwork is a series of crosses along the outer edge. The inner edge has four blade fans in each corner.

Category:
costume accessories
Object name:
HANDKERCHIEF
Made from:
Muslin -- lace
Made in:
Place made unknown
Date made:
20th c.
Size:
31 x 31.1 cm (12 3/16 x 12 1/4 in.)

Detailed information for this item

Catalog number:
45.151
Class:
LACE
Signature marks:
Credit line:
Bequest of Marjorie Merriweather Post, 1973