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Hand Towel

Description

Off-white linen; ends have whipped stitched scalloped edges; one end embroidered with off white shamrock-type leaves in a vine; in hope chest (acc. no. 1998.6174).

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1890-1920
Associated Building
Original To Field-Hodges House (North Andover, Mass.).
Material
embroidery (visual works)
linen (material)
textile materials by weaving technique
Object type
Toilet Article
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
cloverleafs
embroidery (visual works)
floral patterns
Linen
linen (material)
textile materials by weaving technique
Towel, Hand
towels
Dimensions
39 x 24 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.6271
Credit Line
Estate of Sarah Moore Field
GUSN
258147

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