Handkerchief printed with Declaration of Independence

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  • America or England
  • Ca. 1876
  • Anonymous gift
  • 1971-1447,9

Handkerchief printed with scene from the painting of the Declaration of Independence. Conjectural scene representing the signing, with the various members of Congress seated, standing, or preparing to sign the document. Below is a key to the figures and facsimilies of their signatures. Printed in sepia. Same design as 1963-185, although printed from a different roller. 1954-144 has finer engraved detailing.

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