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HANDKERCHIEF

Description

Cream colored background; Edged with light green gray stripes along four edges; Small diamond motifs at center square; Edges turned back with drawn work.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
ca. 1900
Inscriptions
Decorative embroidered monogram of green cotton floss located in one corner. Initials: ""HC"".
Associated Building
Original to Codman House (Lincoln, Mass.).
Material
embroidering
linen (material)
stitching
Object type
Personal Gear
Descriptive terms
accessories
Embroidered
embroidering
Geometric
geometric patterns
Hand Stitched
HANDKERCHIEF
handkerchiefs
linen (material)
Men's personal gear
stitching
Striped
stripes
Dimensions
17.5 (W) (inches)
Accession Number
1969.5292
Credit Line
Bequest of Dorothy S.F.M. Codman
GUSN
859
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