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Handkerchief

Description

Of almost square form, printed on a red ground with a field of diamonds with a floral device in cream, black and red. All this with a leaf, flower, dot and geometric patterned band bordered in cream, red and black. It has a machine sewn hem.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1850-1890
Associated Building
Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.).
Material
cotton (textile)
printing (process)
Object type
Personal Gear
Descriptive terms
accessories
Cotton
cotton (textile)
Floral
floral patterns
Geometric
geometric patterns
HANDKERCHIEF
handkerchiefs
printing (process)
Transfer Printed
Dimensions
22 x 23.5 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1991.1752
Credit Line
Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little
GUSN
11554

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