Handkerchief

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1820-1860

GUSN

GUSN-11565

Description

Of square form, woven in blue, off white and butternut linen. It has a blue and butternut check and off white cross-bar pattern within a wide border of like colors.

Details

Descriptive Terms

handkerchiefs
accessories
linen (material)
weaving
geometric patterns
Linen
Woven
Geometric
HANDKERCHIEF

Inscription

Embroidered on the corner with an off white thread in cross-stitch is: JL .

Associated Building

Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.),

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Personal Gear

Dimensions

19 x 19.75 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little

Accession Number

1991.1763