May 29, 2019

Needlepoint (Burano Point) Lace and Embroidery Handkerchief

Needlepoint (Burano Point) Lace and Embroidery Handkerchief

18th century

Linen center with wide needlepoint lace edging and embroidered scallops along edge of center

Average: 30.5 x 30.5 cm (12 x 12 in.)

Gift of Elisabeth Ireland in memory of her mother, Mrs. P. W. Harvey 1936.690


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