HANDKERCHIEF

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1830-1850

GUSN

GUSN-13025

Description

Discolored white; band of 5 stripes along 4 sides; hand rolled edges; blue & white cotton twist thread stitched in corner.

Details

Descriptive Terms

handkerchiefs
accessories
stitching
linen (material)
stripes
Men's personal gear
Hand Stitched
Stripe
HANDKERCHIEF

Inscription

Handwritten in corner; written in script in faded black ink: ""J.B. Bradlee"" (barely visible).

Associated Building

Original to Codman House (Lincoln, Mass.),

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

24.5 (W) (inches)

Credit Line

Bequest of Dorothy S.F.M. Codman

Accession Number

1969.6425