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1986.1141.1-4 (RS25296)

Description

Each is of rectangular form with a fringed lower edge and a hanging loop at the center top. They are woven in a diaper diamond or a bird's eye pattern. They have salvage edge sides and a turn over top.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1800-1899
Inscriptions
In ink on the left corner are: 1986.1141.1- Catherine A. Little/No 22. 1986.1141.2- Catherine A. Little/No 23. 1986.1141.3- Catherine A. Little/No 21. 1986.1141.4- Catherine A. Little/No 25.
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
25.5 x 20 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1986.1141.1-4
Credit Line
Bequest of Amelia W. Little
GUSN
51243

Wallpaper Details

Pattern Name
Diamond

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