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Hand towel

Description

Rectangular, brown linen; twilled birdseye lozenge weave pattern. Selvage sides; hemmed ends; tape hanging tab at top.

Details

Maker
Almy, Katherine (Maker)
Date
1780-1790
Inscriptions
Cross-stitched at top center: E
Location of origin
Providence, RI, USA
Material
cross-stitching
hand weaving
linen (material)
textiles
twill
Object type
Toilet Article
Places
Rhode Island (United States)
Descriptive terms
Cross-stitched
cross-stitching
Geometric
geometric patterns
hand weaving
Linen
linen (material)
textiles
TOWEL HAND
towels
twill
Twilled
Unidentified Textile
Woven
Dimensions
17 (W) (inches)
Accession Number
1925.176
GUSN
30548

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