Handkerchief, Silk with Blanket Stitched Edges; Unknown maker; 1930-1940; WY.199...

Name/Title

Handkerchief, Silk with Blanket Stitched Edges

About this object

This is a homemade embroidered silk handkerchief with floral design and blanket stitched edges rather than the rolled hem usually found on handkerchiefs.

Maker

Unknown maker

Maker Role

Needle worker

Date Made

1930-1940

Period

1930s

Place Made

Unknown

Medium and Materials

organic, processed material, animal, animal product, silk

Measurements

h 380 mm x w 380 mm

Subject and Association Keywords

Textiles (not clothes)

Object Type

textiles

Object number

WY.1994.28

Copyright Licence  

Attribution (cc) Attribution (cc)

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Tags
1950s
Textiles

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