HANDKERCHIEF

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

ca. 1900

GUSN

GUSN-859

Description

Cream colored background; Edged with light green gray stripes along four edges; Small diamond motifs at center square; Edges turned back with drawn work.

Details

Descriptive Terms

handkerchiefs
accessories
embroidering
stitching
linen (material)
geometric patterns
stripes
Men's personal gear
Hand Stitched
Embroidered
Striped
Geometric
HANDKERCHIEF

Inscription

Decorative embroidered monogram of green cotton floss located in one corner. Initials: ""HC"".

Associated Building

Original to Codman House (Lincoln, Mass.),

Related Items

Title HANDKERCHIEF Accession Number 1969.5291

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Personal Gear

Dimensions

17.5 (W) (inches)

Credit Line

Bequest of Dorothy S.F.M. Codman

Accession Number

1969.5292