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Hand towel

Description

Rectangular, off white linen; fine diaper weave pattern with self fringe on each end; selvage sides.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1790-1830
Inscriptions
Ink at bottom corner: Wheeler/18
Material
diaper (textile material)
diaper patterns
fringe
hand weaving
linen (material)
Object type
Toilet Article
Descriptive terms
Diaper
diaper (textile material)
diaper patterns
Fringe
fringe
Geometric
geometric patterns
hand weaving
Linen
linen (material)
TOWEL, HAND
towels
Woven
Dimensions
25 (W) (inches)
Accession Number
1950.125
GUSN
9093

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