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Handkerchief

Description

Square, men's handkerchief with red and black border that overlaps at the corners; single black line above border, intersects at each corner; machine woven linen; machine embroidered monogram.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1890-1920
Inscriptions
"CHP" (Embroidered)
Material
cotton (textile)
embroidery (visual works)
linen (material)
machine sewing (technique)
thread
weaving
Object type
Personal Gear
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
Milton (Norfolk county, Massachusetts)
Descriptive terms
Cotton
cotton (textile)
embroidery (visual works)
Handkerchief
handkerchiefs
Linen
linen (material)
machine sewing (technique)
monogramming
thread
weaving
Dimensions
18 x 18 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
2001.211
Credit Line
Gift from Mrs. Helen R. Haddad; Mr. William G. Rogerson, Esq.; Mr. Henry P. Rogerson; Mr. Edward S. Rogerson
GUSN
259236

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