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Handkerchief in Box

Description

White linen handkerchief with scalloped edges. Light blue stitching along edge with leaf and vine design. Folded corners. In original white square display box, tied with pink ribbon and wrapped in white web patterned tissue

Details

Maker
Johnston's Linens (Manufacturer)
Date
ca. 1960
Inscriptions
"Johnston's linens/Medina, NY" (Blue and silver label )
Location of origin
Medina, New York
Material
cardboard
linen (material)
ribbon (material)
stitching
Object type
Personal Gear
Places
Manchester (Hillsborough county, New Hampshire)
Medina (Orleans county, New York state)
New Hampshire (United States)
New York state (United States)
Descriptive terms
cardboard
foliation (pattern)
Handkerchief
handkerchiefs
Linen
linen (material)
ribbon (material)
scalloping
stitching
Dimensions
11 x 11 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
2001.265.1-2AB
Credit Line
Gift of Patricia Meyers, Charles Sullivan, Deborah Dusault
GUSN
244393
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