Handkerchief

Collection Type

  • Clothing and Accessories

Date

1800-1830

GUSN

GUSN-259090

Description

Natural colored woven linen lady's handkerchief; simple brown-line border, intersects at corners; cross-stitched monogram in proper left, upper corner; decorative foliate border underneath monogram.

Details

Descriptive Terms

handkerchiefs
linen (material)
weaving
embroidery (visual works)
cross stitch
monogramming
Linen
Handkerchief

Inscription

"SA" (cross-stitched in brown thread)
"Sabra Arnold" (black ink)

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

24 3/4 x 25 1/4 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift from Mrs. Helen R. Haddad; Mr. William G. Rogerson, Esq.; Mr. Henry P. Rogerson; Mr. Edward S. Rogerson

Accession Number

2001.200

Places

Rhode Island (United States)