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Commemorative handkerchief: 1806

Commemorative handkerchief: 1806
3 0 c m
actual image size: 27cm x 22cm

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Commemorative handkerchief. This printed linen handkerchief commemorates the funeral of Nelson. This is an early example of printing by engraved copper roller, a method which produced continuous runs of cloth which could later be cut into smaller pieces for handkerchiefs.

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1806 AD - 1806 AD
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