Vintage and Antique Linens by Em's Heart

Antique Linen Ruffled Hanky

Turkey Red Embroidery

Item Number H34907

Sweet and whitest white antique linen hanky is embroidered with turkey red and finished with deep, fluffy ruffles.  Oh, I love ruffles...but!..I digress.  Ok.  I have no idea what the embroidery is or if, perhaps the work is unfinished.  I rather felt like I was looking at an Escher drawing with a hidden angle that was meant to tease my brain.  Are thesee Nordic inlets?...or a secret treasure map??  Whew...but it is charming and fun for the period and beautifully made.  The ruffles are sewn by hand and are edged with a tiny row of Valenciennes lace.  Excellent condition, freshly laundered and pressed. c.1880's - 1900  15", including ruffles

Item Sold

Antique white linen turkey red embroidered hanky with ruffles

$65

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