Dating vintage hankies

Many hankies, especially those made for ladies, were also considered personal style statements.They often featured beautiful lace, delicate embroidery, and luxury fabrics.The Romans waved handkerchiefs in the air at public games, and the drop of a hankie would signal the beginning of the chariot races.During the middle ages, a knight would tie a lady’s handkerchief to the back of his helmet as a good luck talisman.

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Christian tradition links the handkerchief or sudarium to the Shroud of Turn offered by Veronica to Christ.True collectors have hankies that stretch much farther back in time, for these keepsakes were special to someone, and were thus saved, and survived for us to savor.

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