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Handkerchief (France), early 20th century

This is a Handkerchief. It is dated early 20th century and we acquired it in 1995. Its medium is cotton and its technique is roller(?) printed on plain weave. It is a part of the Textiles department.

This object was bequest of Elinor Merrell. It is credited Bequest of Elinor Merrell.

Its dimensions are

H x W: 28.5 x 27.5 cm (11 1/4 x 10 13/16 in.)

Cite this object as

Handkerchief (France), early 20th century; cotton; H x W: 28.5 x 27.5 cm (11 1/4 x 10 13/16 in.); Bequest of Elinor Merrell; 1995-50-352

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