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A large linen square handkerchief

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A large white linen square handkerchief with hemstitched outer border and inner border printed with brown and tan, in design of zig-zag outlines; somewhat stained; in one corner in ink: Mary Lee.

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Mary Lee, Guy Hunter Lee, Mrs. Henry Jackson, Mrs. Thornton K. Ware, and Mrs. Joseph T. Walker, in memory of Francis Wilson Lee

American, mid-19th century

Object Place

United States

Dimensions

52 x 54.5 cm (20 1/2 x 21 7/16 in. )

Accession Number

49.462

Medium or Technique

Linen with printing and hemstitch

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes