HANDKERCHIEF

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

ca. 1860

GUSN

GUSN-73591

Description

White with monogram and edges turned back with drawn work.

Details

Descriptive Terms

handkerchiefs
accessories
embroidering
stitching
linen (material)
Men's personal gear
Embroidered
Hand Stitched
HANDKERCHIEF

Inscription

Decorative embroidered monogram of white cotton located in one corner. The Motif is of a medallion with a bow on top with the initial ""C"" in the center.

Associated Building

Original to Codman House (Lincoln, Mass.),

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Personal Gear

Dimensions

12.5 (W) (inches)

Credit Line

Bequest of Dorothy S.F.M. Codman

Accession Number

1969.5219