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NeedleworkTowel Rack

1969.432 (RS103908)

Description

Carved wooden towel rack with Berlin woolwork embroidery; monochromatic yellow-green on ivory ground; Greek key border and initials; foliage design in carving; two towel rods; gilt interior molding around needlework.

Details

Maker
unknown
Inscriptions
""J.A.H." (Embroidered)
Material
embroidery (visual works)
wood (plant material)
Object type
Household Accessory
Descriptive terms
embroidery (visual works)
Needlework
Rack, Towel
racks (supporting devices)
Wood
wood (plant material)
Dimensions
14 1/2 x 22 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1969.432
GUSN
47790

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