Handkerchief, Forget-me-not Design; Unknown maker; 1940-1950; WY.0000.154

Name/Title

Handkerchief, Forget-me-not Design

About this object

This is a commercially produced embroidered handkerchief with a blue forget-me-not style design and scalloped edges. The synthetic fabric used is very lightweight.

Maker

Unknown maker

Maker Role

Manufacturer

Date Made

1940-1950

Period

1950s

Place Made

Oceania, New Zealand, South Island, Southland, Wyndham

Medium and Materials

inorganic, processed material, synthetic, plastic, nylon
organic, processed material, fibre, cotton

Measurements

h 280 mm x w 270 mm

Subject and Association Keywords

Textiles (not clothes)

Object Type

accessories

Object number

WY.0000.154

Copyright Licence  

Attribution (cc) Attribution (cc)

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1950s
Textiles

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