Handkerchief

Collection Type

  • Clothing and Accessories

Date

1800-1830

GUSN

GUSN-259093

Description

Natural-colored woven linen handkerchief; simple brown-line border; intersects at corners; faint [handwritten ink?] monogram in proper right, upper corner.

Details

Descriptive Terms

handkerchiefs
linen (material)
weaving
Linen
Handkerchief

Inscription

"PA" (faint [ink?]; may have been an outline for embroidery that was never worked)

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Personal Gear

Dimensions

22 3/4 x 22 3/4 (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

2001.202

Places

Lincoln (Providence county, Rhode Island)
Rhode Island (United States)