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Dish towel

Description

Rectangular, white fustian; huck's geometric weave in honeycomb-like pattern. Selvage sides; hemmed top and bottom.

Details

Maker
Worden, Laura (Maker)
Date
1815-1825
Location of origin
Fairfield, CT, USA
Material
fustian
hand weaving
weaving
Object type
Maintenance T&E
Places
Connecticut (United States)
Descriptive terms
dish towels
Fustian
fustian
Geometric
geometric patterns
hand weaving
Leno Weave
TOWEL, DISH
weaving
Woven
Dimensions
21.5 (W) (inches)
Accession Number
1983.135
GUSN
50351
Reference Notes
Bogdonoff. Handwoven Textiles of Early New England. [No Publisher].

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