Handkerchief: Soldiers shaking hands
Height x width: 13 x 13 in. (33 x 33 cm)
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White hankerchief with yellow and red border. Two soldiers (wearing yellow and blue) shaking hands in the middle of the scarf. Each corner has two to three flags and there are illustrated figures between the flags along each side (soldiers, woman at a loom, woman holding flowers).
By 2011, with Chris Saunders of Sotherans, London; 2011, sold by Saunders to Jean and Frederic Sharf, Chestnut Hill, MA; 2011, year-end gift of the Sharfs to the MFA. (Accession date: January 25, 2012)
Gift of Jean S. and Frederic A. Sharf