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Handkerchief

Description

Of square form, woven in blue, off white and butternut linen. It has a blue and butternut check and off white cross-bar pattern within a wide border of like colors.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1820-1860
Inscriptions
Embroidered on the corner with an off white thread in cross-stitch is: JL .
Associated Building
Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.).
Material
linen (material)
weaving
Object type
Personal Gear
Descriptive terms
accessories
Geometric
geometric patterns
HANDKERCHIEF
handkerchiefs
Linen
linen (material)
weaving
Woven
Dimensions
19 x 19.75 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1991.1763
Credit Line
Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little
GUSN
11565

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