This is a Handkerchief. It is dated 1900–1950 and we acquired it in 1976. Its medium is cotton on linen and its technique is satin, stem, couching and eyelet stitches with areas of deflected element work and cutwork with needle lace insertions on a plain weave foundation. It is a part of the Textiles department.
This object was
It is credited
Gift of Stanley Herzman.
Its dimensions are
H x W: 23 x 23 cm (9 1/16 x 9 1/16 in.)
Cite this object as
Handkerchief (Switzerland); cotton on linen; H x W: 23 x 23 cm (9 1/16 x 9 1/16 in.); Gift of Stanley Herzman; 1976-92-9