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HANDKERCHIEF

Description

Discolored white; band of 5 stripes along 4 sides; hand rolled edges; blue & white cotton twist thread stitched in corner.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1830-1850
Inscriptions
Handwritten in corner; written in script in faded black ink: ""J.B. Bradlee"" (barely visible).
Associated Building
Original to Codman House (Lincoln, Mass.).
Material
linen (material)
stitching
Object type
Personal Gear
Descriptive terms
accessories
Hand Stitched
HANDKERCHIEF
handkerchiefs
linen (material)
Men's personal gear
stitching
Stripe
stripes
Dimensions
24.5 (W) (inches)
Accession Number
1969.6425
Credit Line
Bequest of Dorothy S.F.M. Codman
GUSN
13025

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