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Handkerchief: Liberty Bell

Object Number: 
1947.28
Date: 
1940-1945
Medium: 
Silk
Dimensions: 
Overall: 9 1/2 x 9 1/2 in. ( 24.1 x 24.1 cm )
Marks: 
printed: on bell: "PROCLAIM LIBERTY/ BY ORDER OF.../ WELL AND STOW/ PHILAD/ MDCCIII"
Description: 
Peach silk printed handkerchief with the Liberty Bell printed in black ink in the lower right corner.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mr. Henry F. Von Drehle
Provenance: 
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group