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[White muslin kerchief, Hawaii]

Kawakami, Barbara [ bio ]

[White muslin kerchief, Hawaii]
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kerchief
H: 19 in, W: 43 in
muslin

Hawaii, unknown

(2004.1.10)

Gift of Barbara Kawakami

Description

1 kerchief : muslin ; 19 x 43 in.

White triangular piece of cloth, hemmed on two sides. To be tied onto brim of hat (2004.1.15).

History
Kechief was worn by women on brim of hat when working in the fields.

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