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HANDKERCHIEF

Description

White with monogram in one corner; Edges turned back with drawn work.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1850-1870
Inscriptions
Decorative embroidered monogram of white cotton located in one corner. Initials: ""OC"". Pink cotton thread stitched into corner below monogram; possible dry cleaner's mark.
Associated Building
Original to Codman House (Lincoln, Mass.).
Material
embroidering
linen (material)
stitching
Object type
Personal Gear
Descriptive terms
accessories
Embroidered
embroidering
Hand Stitched
HANDKERCHIEF
handkerchiefs
linen (material)
Men's personal gear
stitching
Dimensions
19.75 (W) (inches)
Accession Number
1969.5218
Credit Line
Bequest of Dorothy S.F.M. Codman
GUSN
73590

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