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Title: White handkerchief with decorated corners

Accession Number: 2005.34.167
Type: handkerchief
Maker: Klauber
Place: Portugal, Madeira
Materials: linen
Description: Handkerchief; White handkerchief with decorated corners; from the collectioin of Captain Richard C. Mears (1829-1899); white linen women's handkerchief, with decorative embroidery of flowers around the corners; red and blue sticker stuck to one corner of the handkerchief; printed on sticker "IRISH LINENS/ COTTON DECORATIONS/ BY/ KLAUBER/ HAND MADE/ IN MADEIRA".

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