Nañduti Lace Handkerchief; Venezuela

Description (Brief):

Handkerchief with Nañduti wheel lace edging around a small mull (white fine cotton plain weave) center. Lace 'wheels' of various sizes and patterns. Needle lace.

Location: Currently not on view

Place Made: Venezuela

See more items in: Home and Community Life: Textiles, Lace, Textiles


Exhibition Location:

Credit Line: Mrs. Laura Guiteras, 1931

Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: TE.L7479Catalog Number: L7479.000Accession Number: 33358

Object Name: Handkerchief, Lace

Physical Description: needle lace, nañduti (overall production method/technique)Measurements: overall: 14 1/4 in x 14 1/2 in; 36.195 cm x 36.83 cm


Record Id: nmah_635811

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