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Collection Tier:
Tier 3

European ➔ Handkerchief

Identifier:
E2006.1.24
Description:
This rectangular white handkerchief has a blue border and is decorated with small images identified in French and English. It was used as a teaching and translation aid. 
 
Date:
1945 – 1980
Materials:
Cotton
Dimensions:
13" h 13" w
Current Location Status:
Education Program
Source:
Museum Collection
Rights:

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