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Hand towel

Description

Rectangular, white linen damask; geometric block and bar overshot-like pattern; red woven stripes across ends. Knotted self fringe across ends; selvage sides.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1800-1850
Material
damask
fringe
hand weaving
linen (material)
textiles
Object type
Toilet Article
Places
Vermont (United States)
Descriptive terms
Damask
damask
Fringe
fringe
Geometric
geometric patterns
hand weaving
Linen
linen (material)
Stripe
stripes
textiles
TOWEL, HAND
towels
Unidentified Textile
Woven
Dimensions
16 (W) (inches)
Accession Number
1931.1392
GUSN
34257

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