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Hand towel

Description

White linen hand towel with an embroidered "T" at center of one end above a band of alternating white and gold embroidery. Embroidered flowers throughout body of towel. Hemmed top and bottom edges.

Details

Maker
Tucker, Jane Standen, (1917-2012) (Embroiderer)
Date
1920-1950
Inscriptions
Embroidered at center of one end: ""T""
Location of origin
Wiscasset, ME, USA
Associated Building
Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
embroidering
linen (material)
Object type
Toilet Article
Places
Maine (United States)
Descriptive terms
Embroidered
embroidering
Floral
floral patterns
Linen
linen (material)
TOWEL, HAND
towels
Dimensions
31.75 x 19 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.5187
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker
GUSN
24313

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