Handkerchief

Object Number: 
Z.1027.4
Date: 
1875-1900
Medium: 
Linen
Dimensions: 
Overall: 16 1/4 x 17 in. ( 41.3 x 43.2 cm )
Marks: 
embroidered: across center: "S E C"
Description: 
White cambric handkerchief with embroidered whitework, the corners are rounded, a floral design is worked around the border on all sides having openwork which has been filled with point lace, a monogram is across the center, the scalloped edge follows the shape of the flowers.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mrs. Bayard Verplanck
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group