Handkerchief: New York City map

Object Number: 
1950.285
Date: 
1950
Medium: 
Cotton
Dimensions: 
Overall: 11 3/4 x 11 1/4 in. ( 29.8 x 28.6 cm )
Marks: 
embroidered: lower right corner: "NEW YORK CITY/ MANHATTAN/ BRONX/ QUEENS/ BROOKLYN/ RICHMOND/ CLOISTERS/ HALL OF FAME/ GEORGE WASHINGTON BRIDGE/ GRANTS TOMB/..." printed: on label: "REG. U.S./ PAT. OFF./ by/ KLAUBER/ MADE IN SWITZERLAND/ COTTON-SHEER"
Description: 
White cotton machine-embroidered handkerchief with a map of New York City and its landmarks in the lower right corner in blue, green, black, white, yellow, red, and brown thread; scalloped edge embroidered with blue thread.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mrs. Bella C. Landauer
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group