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Roller hand towel

Description

Rectangular, off white plain weave linen; seamed to create loop; natural uneven, stripes along selvage edges. Button holes for hanging.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1830-1870
Material
hand weaving
linen (material)
tabby (textile)
textiles
Object type
Toilet Article
Places
Probably Maine (United States)
Descriptive terms
hand weaving
Linen
linen (material)
Novelty Weave
Stripe
stripes
tabby (textile)
textiles
TOWEL, HAND
towels
Unidentified Textile
Woven
Dimensions
13 (W) (inches)
Accession Number
1935.184
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Mary Watson
GUSN
37687

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