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Hand towel

Description

Rectangular fine white linen damask; center filled with rose motifs surrounded by border of roses. Line and dot outer border. Knotted self fringe at ends.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1850-1880
Inscriptions
Embroidered at bottom: M [script]
Associated Building
Used At Rundlet-May House.
Material
damask
embroidering
fringe
jacquard
linen (material)
machine-made
weaving
Object type
Toilet Article
Places
New Hampshire (United States)
Descriptive terms
Damask
damask
Embroidered
embroidering
Floral
floral patterns
Fringe
fringe
jacquard
Jacquard
Linen
linen (material)
machine-made
Rose
rose (genus)
TOWEL, HAND
towels
weaving
Woven
Dimensions
29 (W) (inches)
Accession Number
1990.558
GUSN
9054

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