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Handkerchief (USA), early 19th century

This is a Handkerchief. It is dated early 19th century and we acquired it in 1908. Its medium is cotton and its technique is embroidered. It is a part of the Textiles department.

Its dimensions are

H x W: 25.4 x 25.1 cm (10 x 9 7/8 in.)

Cite this object as

Handkerchief (USA), early 19th century; cotton; H x W: 25.4 x 25.1 cm (10 x 9 7/8 in.); 1908-22-1

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