Handkerchief

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

ca. 1790

GUSN

GUSN-54893

Description

Square, light brown and white even check linen; uneven stripe-check border. Hemmed on two sides; selvage others.

Details

Descriptive Terms

handkerchiefs
accessories
cross-stitching
stitching
hand weaving
linen (material)
textiles
checker pattern
Linen
Hand Stitched
Woven
Cross-stitched
Woven Check
Unidentified Textile
HANDKERCHIEF

Inscription

Cross-stitched at corner: HP

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Personal Gear

Dimensions

22.5 (W) (inches)

Accession Number

1949.24E

Places

New Hampshire (United States)