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Hand towel

Description

Rectangular, white; honeycomb pattern huck weave; narrow bands of drawn work at each end. Hemmed ends; selvage sides.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1876-1899
Inscriptions
In ink at corner: D.N. Little [Daniel Noyes Little (1858-1912); Amelia's father.]
Associated Building
Used At Spencer-Pierce-Little House. Original to Spencer-Peirce-Little Farm (Newbury, Mass.).
Material
drawn thread work
linen (material)
machine-made
weaving
Object type
Toilet Article
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
drawn thread work
Drawnwork
Geometric
geometric patterns
Leno Weave
Linen
linen (material)
machine-made
TOWEL, HAND
towels
weaving
Woven
Dimensions
19.5 (W) (inches)
Accession Number
1986.1128.2
Credit Line
Bequest of Amelia W. Little
GUSN
9063

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