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Towel

Description

One in pair of white linen towels, brocaded in circular pattern throughout and a monogram embroidered "S" at center of one end. Continuous leaf-covered band w/ floral corners brocaded around outer perimeter. Hemmed top and bottom edges separated from center by thin embroidered band.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1890-1910
Inscriptions
Embroidered at center: ""S"" Embroidered at hem: ""T"" [sewn on label]
Associated Building
Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
brocading
embroidering
linen (material)
Object type
Toilet Article
Descriptive terms
Brocaded
brocading
Embroidered
embroidering
Linen
linen (material)
TOWEL
towels
Dimensions
24.75 (W) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.5170.2
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker
GUSN
24292

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