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Hand towel

Description

White linen hand towel w/ embroidered "T" at center of one end and a lace band. Border of towel brocaded in floral band. Lace band is below "T" and arranged in diamond pattern. Hemmed top and bottom edges.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1880-1920
Inscriptions
Embroidered at center: ""T"" Embroidered at back: ""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, HAND
towels
Dimensions
21.25 (W) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.5190
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker
GUSN
24316

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