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Title(s):

Jubilee of Queen Victoria, 1887.

Published/Created:
Great Britain : publisher not identified, [1887?]
Physical Description:
1 printed handkerchief : cotton ; 59 x 61 cm
Holdings:
Rare Books and Manuscripts
Textiles 21a
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Fund
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Copyright Status:
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Classification:
Prints
Notes:
Printed on cotton.
The handkerchief features a contemporary portrait of Queen Victoria at center, surrounded by portraits of her nine children and the Princess of Wales. In the corners are portraits of the nine prime ministers who had served during Victoria's reign (to 1886). Also present are scenes showing Victoria: "Crowned, 28th June 1838"; "Her Majesty visiting a Highland Cottage"; and "Secret of England's greatness" (Victoria presenting a Bible to an Indian notable).
Subject Terms:
Prime ministers -- Great Britain.
Victoria, Queen of Great Britain, 1819-1901 -- Anniversaries, etc.
Victoria, Queen of Great Britain, 1819-1901 -- Portraits.
Form/Genre:
Handkerchiefs.
Cloth prints.
Printed textile materials.
Textiles.
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