2270. Machined Whitework Handkerchief

  • Type: Machined Whitework and Machined drawn threadwork
  • Purpose: Handkerchief
  • Date: 1890-1910
  • Colour: white
  • Width: 37cms
  • Length: 37cms
  • Notes: Made on fine lawn. The drawn threadwork at the edge and in the corner motif is actually machined. See Baby Wore White – Robes for special occasions 1800-1910 by Heather Toomer Page 79 Plate 1.57(b) for dating of whitework.
  • Catalogue no: 5075

SAM_2575 SAM_2576

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