This handkerchief features drawn thread work and embroidery.

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

Soft, light green, fine cotton handkerchief with floral embroidery and drawn thread decoration in white cotton in one corner. The handkerchief is edged with zig zag geometric patterned lace.

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