Handkerchief, Samuel Slater, The Father of American Manufacturers, ca. 1890
This is a Handkerchief. It was manufactured by Cranston Print Works. It is dated ca. 1890 and we acquired it in 1982. Its medium is cotton and its technique is printed on plain weave. It is a part of the Textiles department.
Its dimensions are
Warp x Weft: 56 x 64 cm (22 1/16 x 25 3/16 in.)
It is inscribed
Printed on lower right corner: "CRANSTON PRINT WORKS CO. CRANSTON, R.I. PRINTERS" Printed on lower left corner: "ENGRAVED AT JAMES PROVAN & SONS', PROVIDENCE RI"
Cite this object as
Handkerchief, Samuel Slater, The Father of American Manufacturers, ca. 1890; Manufactured by Cranston Print Works ; USA; cotton; Warp x Weft: 56 x 64 cm (22 1/16 x 25 3/16 in.); Gift of Dr. and Mrs. Lawrence Thurman in memory of Alice Baldwin Beer; 1982-80-1