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Handkerchief case

Description

Square handkerchief case w/ floral detail. Front of exterior is white cotton w/ blue, green and pink applique flowers. Bordered in lace fringe. Interior is white silk.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1890-1930
Associated Building
Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
cotton (textile)
silk (textile)
Object type
Household Accessory
Places
Maine (United States)
Descriptive terms
Cotton
cotton (textile)
Floral
floral patterns
handkerchief boxes
HOLDER, TISSUE
Silk
silk (textile)
Dimensions
9.5 x 8.75 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.5262
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker
GUSN
24420

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