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Hand towel

Description

Rectangular, white linen; M's & O's weave in overall geometric honeycomb pattern. Selvage sides; hemmed top and bottom.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1815-1830
Inscriptions
Cross-stitched at corner: M x C/NO.7 [Mary Clark]
Material
cross-stitching
hand weaving
linen (material)
Object type
Toilet Article
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
Cross-stitched
cross-stitching
Geometric
geometric patterns
hand weaving
Linen
linen (material)
TOWEL, HAND
towels
Woven
Dimensions
20.25 (W) (inches)
Accession Number
1968.104
GUSN
9073

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