Handkerchief in Box

Collection Type

  • Clothing and Accessories

Date

ca. 1960

GUSN

GUSN-244393

Description

White linen handkerchief with scalloped edges. Light blue stitching along edge with leaf and vine design. Folded corners. In original white square display box, tied with pink ribbon and wrapped in white web patterned tissue

Details

Descriptive Terms

handkerchiefs
linen (material)
stitching
cardboard
ribbon (material)
scalloping
foliation (pattern)
Linen
Handkerchief

Inscription

"Johnston's linens/Medina, NY" (Blue and silver label )

Related Items

Title Hand Towels in Box Accession Number 2001.264.1

Maker

Johnston's Linens (Manufacturer)

Location of Origin

Medina, New York

Object Type

Personal Gear

Dimensions

11 x 11 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Patricia Meyers, Charles Sullivan, Deborah Dusault

Accession Number

2001.265.1-2AB

Places

Manchester (Hillsborough county, New Hampshire)
New York state (United States)
New Hampshire (United States)
Medina (Orleans county, New York state)