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Collection Clothing-Accessories
Catalog Number 1983.01.26
Object Name Neckerchief
Other Name Kerchief
Date 1850 ca.
Creator Maker Unknown
Place of Origin Probably Southeastern Pennsylvania
Material Cotton
Dimensions W-24 L-33 inches
Description A square neckerchief made out of a brown cotton with a white diamond design and linear border. Attached to the bottom right corner is a cotton tag with the initials "S.H.H." handwritten on it.
Provenance The initials do not pertain to the owner, and were probably added later by either a second owner or a previous historical site. There is no information about the maker or origin of this piece.
Cataloged by C.Harvey