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Dish Towel

Description

Natural white linen dish towel with two braided loops at the top and bottom; diaper pattern weave with monogram cross-stitched in dark brown thread; machine woven; hand sewn; embroidered.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1800-1830
Inscriptions
"NDW/ 19" (Embroidered)
Material
cotton (textile)
embroidery (visual works)
hand sewing
linen (material)
thread
weaving
Object type
Maintenance T&E
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
Cooking
cotton (textile)
dish towels
embroidery (visual works)
hand sewing
Linen
linen (material)
monogramming
thread
Towel, Dish
weaving
Dimensions
29 x 21 3/4 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
2001.188
Credit Line
Gift of Mrs. Helen R. Haddad; Mr. William G. Rogerson, Esq.; Mr. Henry P. Rogerson; Mr. Edwards Rogerson
GUSN
259056

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