Handkerchief with Honiton edging, bobbin lace technique, St Helena lace, cotton, place and date unknown
A handkerchief with Honiton edging, bobbin lace technique. Rectangular in shape it consists of a pulled and drawn thin border with a lace border consisting of a design of joined circle shapes. Circle motif is approximately 10mm in width and is repeated 95 times around edge. The lace on this handkerchief is constructed using bobbin lace and pulled and drawn work techniques and if sade of cotton.