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Handkerchief

Description

White silk handkerchief with volute and floral designed monogram; eyelet line that intersects at the corners one inch above edge; machine woven and machine embroidered.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1890-1920
Inscriptions
"P" (voluted and floral embroidered)
Material
cotton (textile)
embroidery (visual works)
machine sewing (technique)
silk (textile)
thread
weaving
Object type
Personal Gear
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
Milton (Norfolk county, Massachusetts)
Descriptive terms
cotton (textile)
embroidery (visual works)
floral patterns
Handkerchief
handkerchiefs
machine sewing (technique)
monogramming
Silk
silk (textile)
thread
volutes
weaving
Dimensions
20 x 20 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
2001.210
Credit Line
Gift from Mrs. Helen R. Haddad; Mr. William G. Rogerson, Esq.; Mr. Henry P. Rogerson; Mr. Edward S. Rogerson
GUSN
259235

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