Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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handkerchief
  • France
  • handkerchief, late 1800s
  • Where object was made: France?
  • cotton thread, silk thread, silk, lace, embroidering
  • Object Length/Width: 42 x 42 cm
    Object Length/Width: 16 1/2 x 16 1/2 in
  • Source unknown
  • Not on display
  • 0000.0109
Description

Handkerchief with lace border and embroidered flowers. The border patterns are small clusters of flowers repeated very two or three inches along with a continuing vine pattern with occasional dots.