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Hand towel

Description

Linen hand towel, white, w/ fleur-de-lis design throughout and embroidered scalloped ends. One end embroidered w/ an "S" and foliate design and cut-work just above scallop.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1890-1910
Inscriptions
Embroidered at center: ""S""
Associated Building
Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
embroidering
linen (material)
Object type
Toilet Article
Descriptive terms
Embroidered
embroidering
Fleur-de-Lis
fleur-de-lis (motifs)
Linen
linen (material)
TOWEL, HAND
towels
Dimensions
39.5 x 23.5 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.5247
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker
GUSN
24399

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