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Towel

Description

Of rectangular form, woven in overall "Birdseye" and zig-zag pattern. A cord loop is stitched at the center of each end.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1820-1850
Inscriptions
Stamped on the corner is: D x P / No 6 .
Associated Building
Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.).
Material
linen (material)
weaving
Object type
Toilet Article
Descriptive terms
Geometric
geometric patterns
Linen
linen (material)
TOWEL
towels
weaving
Woven
Dimensions
34 x 22 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1991.1737
Credit Line
Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little
GUSN
11539

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