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Dish Towel

Description

Blue and white checked linen dish towel; finished edges, hemmed top and bottom; machine woven; hand-sewn and embroidered monograms in brown thread cater-corners.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1800-1830
Inscriptions
"LW"; "L" (Embroidered)
Material
cotton (textile)
embroidery (visual works)
hand sewing
linen (material)
machine composition
thread
weaving
Object type
Maintenance T&E
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
Probably Providence (Providence county, Rhode Island)
Rhode Island (United States)
Descriptive terms
cotton (textile)
dish towels
embroidery (visual works)
hand sewing
Linen
linen (material)
machine composition
monogramming
thread
Towel, Dish
weaving
Dimensions
22 1/2 x 22 1/4 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
2001.187
Credit Line
Gift of Mrs. Helen R. Haddad; Mr. William G. Rogerson, Esq.; Mr. Henry P. Rogerson; Mr. Edwards Rogerson
GUSN
259046

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