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Handkerchief

Handkerchief

  • Place of origin:

    London (retailed)
    Japan (fabric, made)
    Merton Abbey (printed)

  • Date:

    ca. 1930 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Liberty & Co. Ltd. (retailers)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Block printed silk

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Liberty & Co.

  • Museum number:

    T.285-1976

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

Handkerchief of block printed silk with a navy ground and a diaper pattern incorporating small abstract shapes in blue and white.

Place of Origin

London (retailed)
Japan (fabric, made)
Merton Abbey (printed)

Date

ca. 1930 (made)

Artist/maker

Liberty & Co. Ltd. (retailers)

Materials and Techniques

Block printed silk

Marks and inscriptions

'LIBERTY 2/11, PRINTED (ON A FOREIGN FABRIC) BY LIBERTY & CO'
Paper label

Dimensions

Length: 43 cm, Width: 43 cm

Descriptive line

Handkerchief of printed silk, Japan, retailed by Liberty & Co. Ltd, ca. 1930

Materials

Silk (textile)

Categories

Accessories; Textiles; Fashion; Clothing; Europeana Fashion Project

Collection

Textiles and Fashion Collection

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