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Handkerchief

Description

Tan w/ block printing (discolored); floral garland border all around edge; multiplication chart, 2 thru 12; five children sitting and playing around long bench; hand and machine sewn around top and bottom and right salvage.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1850
Inscriptions
Printed on center (top half)= multiplication tables--set up in columns.
Material
cotton (textile)
machine-made
printing (process)
stitching
Object type
Personal Gear
Descriptive terms
accessories
Children's personal gear
Cotton
cotton (textile)
Education
education
Hand Stitched
HANDKERCHIEF
handkerchiefs
machine-made
printing (process)
stitching
Transfer Printed
Dimensions
10.75 x 12.5 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1981.216A
GUSN
15309

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