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Hand towel

Description

Rectangular, white linen; honeycomb pattern; three double stripes at each end (red, blue and red). Plain weave ends; self frings ends; selvage sides.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1850-1885
Inscriptions
Ink stamped at bottom corner: Frances D Parker [Frances D Parker (1839-1916)]
Material
fringe
linen (material)
machine-made
weaving
Object type
Toilet Article
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
Fringe
fringe
Geometric
geometric patterns
Leno Weave
Linen
linen (material)
machine-made
Stripe
stripes
TOWEL, HAND
towels
weaving
Woven
Dimensions
20 (W) (inches)
Accession Number
1968.100
GUSN
9075

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