Handkerchief Box; 2010.88.23


Handkerchief Box

About this object

A square cardboard box (with lid and bottom) and a single sheet of lining cardboard. The top of the box has a stylised wall paper like pattern with a cream background and predominantly green pattern. The bottom of the box has a white sticker on it which has "No" followed by "B1005" in black ink, then "1/4" in black ink, "Doz." followed by "Made in Northern Ireland". Opposite this is "F4240 R/A" in black ink.

Place Made

Northern Ireland

Medium and Materials

Cardboard, paper

Inscription and Marks

"No" "B1005"
"1/4" "Doz."
"Made in Northern Ireland"
"F4240 R/A"
"No Doz. and Made in Northern Ireland" all printed in Blue on a white sticker.
"B1005" and "1/4" written in black ink on the white sticker.
"F4240 R/A" written in black ink on the base of the box


207mm length x 207mm width x 10mm height

Subject and Association Description

Cardboard box, handkerchief, paper, Northern Ireland

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