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Handkerchief (USA), 1939

This is a Handkerchief. It is dated 1939 and we acquired it in 1941. Its medium is silk and its technique is printed on plain weave. It is a part of the Textiles department.

This object was donated by Mrs. Henry M. Fechimer. It is credited Gift of Mrs. Henry M. Fechimer.

  • Book, Futurama, 1939
  • offset lithograph on paper.
  • Smithsonian Libraries, T785 K1G32 1939.
  • 113.2018.2

Its dimensions are

H x W: 50.5 x 49.7 cm (19 7/8 x 19 9/16 in.)

It is inscribed

© NYWF

Cite this object as

Handkerchief (USA), 1939; silk; H x W: 50.5 x 49.7 cm (19 7/8 x 19 9/16 in.); Gift of Mrs. Henry M. Fechimer; 1941-61-22

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