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Vintage Hankie, Germany, Persia, IMI, Perwoll, Cleaning Products, Laundry, Woman Washing, Marketplace, Children, Town Center

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Charming little vintage hankie from Germany!

The theme is all about cleanliness and the company that makes soap products.

The products are scattered around the edges of this textile, and the manufacturer's factory also featured - with a flying flag marked HENKEL.

In the center we see one woman hand washing clothes, another hanging laundry neatly on the line. Children play and beautifully dressed women do their marketing and gossip in the town square.

The message seems to be "Dont' go out in public without perfectly laundered clothes - just use our products!"

Persill, Perwoll, ATA and IMI are featured, and the word Düsseldorf also appears.

No holes. There are several very tiny pin-head sized spots which may respond to cleaning with one of the types of products featured on the hankie.


5 out of 5 stars


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Vintage Hankie, Germany, Persia, IMI, Perwoll, Cleaning Products, Laundry, Woman Washing, Marketplace, Children, Town Center

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