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Handkerchief

Object Number: 
INV.310f
Date: 
1917-1925
Medium: 
Silk
Dimensions: 
Overall: 14 1/2 x 14 3/4 in. ( 36.8 x 37.5 cm )
Marks: 
printed: above poem: "GREETINGS/ From/ Camp Devens/ MASS" printed: center: "When the golden sun is sinking,/ And your mind from troubles free,/ While of others you are thinking,/ Will you sometimes think of me."
Description: 
Chiffon handkerchief printed in blue with a poem in the center surrounded by a rope border, flowers; two bald eagles above holding U.S. shields in their beaks and draped flags at the sides; inscribed above, "GREETINGS/ From/ Camp Devens/ MASS;" purple border.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group