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Boer war patriotic hankie!

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    Picked this up today, not a design I have seen before and fits nicely with my collection of Boer War patriotic china.
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    Regards,

    Jerry

    Whatever its just an opinion.

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    Nice! I especially like the Baden Powell portrait! The Boy Scout founder and Hero of Mafeking!
    William

    "Much that once was, is lost. For none now live who remember it."

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    Great pick up Jerry, I haven't seen one of these for years, my Granny used to have one I remember in her sewing basket for some reason. Is it silk or cotton??

    Regards, Ned.
    'I do not think we can hope for any better thing now.
    We shall stick it out to the end, but we are getting weaker of course, and the end cannot be far.
    It seems a pity, but I do not think I can write more. R. SCOTT.
    Last Entry - For God's sake look after our people.'

    In memory of Capt. Robert Falcon Scott, Edward Wilson, Henry Bowers, Lawrence Oates and Edgar Evans. South Pole Expedition, 30th March 1912.

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    It is Cotton Ned. Funny how such things would at one time have just been around the home.
    Regards,

    Jerry

    Whatever its just an opinion.

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    Quote by Wagriff View Post
    Nice! I especially like the Baden Powell portrait! The Boy Scout founder and Hero of Mafeking!
    I also have him on period jug.
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    Regards,

    Jerry

    Whatever its just an opinion.

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    Wonderful evocative period items.

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