Handkerchief produced to commemorate the upcoming coronation of King George VI, held in 1937. He became king after the abdication of his brother Edward the previous year.

It belonged to Emily Hannah Francis, of Garden City, and was part of a collection of 145 souvenir and commemorative handkerchiefs put together by Emily, sent to her by pen friends from around the world, up to her death in 1943.

Physical Description

Square cloth handkerchief with a printed design.

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