Handkerchief

Collection Type

  • Clothing and Accessories

Date

1890-1920

GUSN

GUSN-259236

Description

Square, men's handkerchief with red and black border that overlaps at the corners; single black line above border, intersects at each corner; machine woven linen; machine embroidered monogram.

Details

Descriptive Terms

handkerchiefs
linen (material)
cotton (textile)
thread
weaving
machine sewing (technique)
embroidery (visual works)
monogramming
Linen
Cotton
Handkerchief

Inscription

"CHP" (Embroidered)

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Personal Gear

Dimensions

18 x 18 (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

2001.211

Places

Milton (Norfolk county, Massachusetts)
Massachusetts (United States)