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Dish towel

Description

Rectangular, off white linen, false damask weave. Overall geometric pattern of blocks and crosses. Selvage sides; hemmed top and bottom.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1775-1825
Inscriptions
In ink at corner: Lucy J. Bacon/1776
Material
damask
hand weaving
linen (material)
Object type
Maintenance T&E
Descriptive terms
Damask
damask
dish towels
Geometric
geometric patterns
hand weaving
Linen
linen (material)
TOWEL, DISH
Woven
Dimensions
25.5 (W) (inches)
Accession Number
1991.63
GUSN
9050

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