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Hand Towel

Description

Linen; diaper-twill damask weave; 1 1/2 inch crocheted band on one end; both ends have 1/8 inch band of drawn thread; croched band has been sewn on; in hope chest (acc. no. 1998.6174).

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1890-1920
Inscriptions
"#SMF#" (crocheted band)
Associated Building
Original To Field-Hodges House (North Andover, Mass.).
Material
crocheting
linen (material)
textile materials by weaving technique
Object type
Toilet Article
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
North Andover (Essex county, Massachusetts)
Descriptive terms
crocheting
Linen
linen (material)
textile materials by weaving technique
Towel, Hand
towels
Dimensions
25 x 15 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.6280
Credit Line
Estate of Sarah Moore Field
GUSN
258155

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