Handkerchief

American
19th century


Object Place: United States

Dimensions

47 x 48.5 cm (18 1/2 x 19 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

47.1378

Medium or Technique

Cotton weaving and silk embroidery

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Handkerchief; handwoven plaid of coarse cotton in brown, blue and white; initials GS embroidered in one corner with dark brown silk cross stitch. Probably for Godfrey Stevens of Claremont, New Hampshire.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Albert E. Taylor