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1986.1139.1-2 (RS25295)

Description

Each is of rectangular form of un-dyed linen, woven with a diaper diamond pattern. It is hemmed at the top and bottom and salvage edge at the sides.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1845-1865
Inscriptions
In in on the upper left corner, on 1986.1139.1 is: C.A. Little/No 18. And on 1986.1139.2 is: C.A. Little/No 16.
Associated Building
Original to Spencer-Peirce-Little Farm (Newbury, Mass.).
Material
linen (material)
weaving
Object type
Toilet Article
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
Diamond
Linen
linen (material)
lozenges
TOWEL
towels
weaving
Woven
Dimensions
34 x 17.5 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1986.1139.1-2
Credit Line
Bequest of Amelia W. Little
GUSN
51241

Wallpaper Details

Pattern Name
Diamond

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