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Hand Towel

Description

Irish linen hand towel. Machine-woven fabric, muted sky blue color. One, one and a half inch, white linen border. Machine sewn over blue fabric. Three overlaying ivy leaves hand-stitched over border. Two blue leaves on white border, one white leaf over blue fabric. Blue embroidered vine with blue and white berries.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1900-1930
Material
linen (material)
Object type
Toilet Article
Descriptive terms
linen (material)
Towel, Hand
towels
Dimensions
19 1/2 x 13 1/4 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
2001.157
Credit Line
Gift of Mrs. Helen R. Haddad, Mr. Edward S. Rogerson, Mr. Henry P. Rogerson and William G. Rogerson, Esq.
GUSN
225271
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