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Handkerchief

Description

Square, light brown and white even check linen; uneven stripe-check border. Hemmed on two sides; selvage others.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
ca. 1790
Inscriptions
Cross-stitched at corner: HP
Material
cross-stitching
hand weaving
linen (material)
stitching
textiles
Object type
Personal Gear
Places
New Hampshire (United States)
Descriptive terms
accessories
checker pattern
Cross-stitched
cross-stitching
Hand Stitched
hand weaving
HANDKERCHIEF
handkerchiefs
Linen
linen (material)
stitching
textiles
Unidentified Textile
Woven
Woven Check
Dimensions
22.5 (W) (inches)
Accession Number
1949.24E
GUSN
54893

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