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Handkerchief

square cotton fabric with sturdy or lace-decorated edging. Children's, ladies' and men's (the largest) h. differ from one another in size. May be one-colour or patterned. Used for personal hygiene but also as a decorative fashion accessory - the latter was its original purpose in the period of the Renaissance.



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