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Handkerchief: Tears of America

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White cotton handkerchief printed with brown ink in memory of George Washington entitled "The Tears of America." Monument and urn in the center with figures of Columbia and Justice mourning.

Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection

about 1800

Object Place

Glasgow, Scotland

Dimensions

20 x 20 in.

Accession Number

50.2418

Medium or Technique

Cotton plain weave, printed

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes