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Handkerchief, 1876

This is a Handkerchief. It was manufactured by L. & G. Cramer. It is dated 1876 and we acquired it in 2016. Its medium is cotton and its technique is printed by engraved roller on plain weave. It is a part of the Textiles department.

This object was donated by American Textile History Museum. It is credited American Textile History Museum Collection, gift of Helena Wright.

Its dimensions are

H x W: 66.7 × 68.9 cm (26 1/4 × 27 1/8 in.)

Cite this object as

Handkerchief, 1876; Manufactured by L. & G. Cramer ; cotton; H x W: 66.7 × 68.9 cm (26 1/4 × 27 1/8 in.); American Textile History Museum Collection, gift of Helena Wright; 2016-35-71

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