Handkerchief

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1830-1860

GUSN

GUSN-11568

Description

Of square form, linen in off white and butternut woven in double-line check pattern, with a wide butternut band at the border. It is hand hemmed.

Details

Descriptive Terms

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

Inscription

Embroidered on the corner in cross-stitch in light brown cotton on 1991.1766.2 is: R.C.

Associated Building

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

Additional Identification Number

1991.1766.1,2

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Personal Gear

Dimensions

20 x 20 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little

Accession Number

1991.1766.1-2