Handkerchief Wrap

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1870-1900

GUSN

GUSN-857

Description

Cream colored; edged with cotton twill tape; tape extends in corner below monogram into two ties; monogram in one corner.

Details

Descriptive Terms

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

Inscription

Embroidered monogram in one corner of cream silk. Initials: ""HC""

Associated Building

Original to Codman House (Lincoln, Mass.),

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

16.75 (W) (inches)

Credit Line

Bequest of Dorothy S.F.M. Codman

Accession Number

1969.5290

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