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Object Name: Handkerchief
Date: 1920-1940
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Medium: Silk
Dimensions: Overall: 10 3/4 x 11 in. ( 27.3 x 27.9 cm )
Place made: North America, United States
Description: Silk printed handkerchief with an image of a football player bending over; printed in navy, yellow, purple, salmon, brown and grey; navy border.
Credit Line: Gift of Miss Susan E. Lyman
Object Number: 1944.232
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Marks: printed: lower right corner: "John Held"

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This handkerchief was designed by John Held, Jr. (1889-1958), the popular illustrator whose work expressed the bold spirit of the 1920s.