Art Deco star shaped handkerchief with Art Deco designs, zig zag edging and embroidered pyramid.

The handkerchief 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

Star-shaped cotton handkerchief with blue and white overlocked zig zag edge with geometric decorative stitching at each 'point'. Pyramid embroidered at one edge of the handkerchief with a central vortex or eye shape inside it.

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