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Hand towel

Description

White linen hand towel w/ blue and white embroidered decoration at one end. Features a wreath at center flanked by continuous lines of scrolled foliate design. All in alternating blue and white. Hemmed top and bottom edge separated from main body by embroidered band.

Details

Maker
Tucker, Ruth Standen (Embroiderer)
Date
1920-1930
Inscriptions
Stamped at back at hem: ""4150""
Associated Building
Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
embroidering
linen (material)
Object type
Toilet Article
Places
California (United States)
Descriptive terms
Embroidered
embroidering
Linen
linen (material)
TOWEL, HAND
towels
Wreath
wreaths (costume accessories)
Dimensions
26.5 x 14.25 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.5188
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker
GUSN
24314

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