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Hand towel

Description

Rectangular, off white linen; overall birdseye twill weave pattern. Knotted self fringe at bottom and selvage sides. Tab at top center.

Details

Maker
Possibly Philbrick, M. (Maker)
Date
1800-1825
Inscriptions
"MP"] (Cross-stitched at bottom corner. "MP" is Philbrick )
Location of origin
Weare, NH, USA
Material
cross-stitching
fringe
hand weaving
linen (material)
weaving
Object type
Toilet Article
Places
New Hampshire (United States)
Descriptive terms
Cross-stitched
cross-stitching
Fringe
fringe
Geometric
geometric patterns
hand weaving
Linen
linen (material)
TOWEL, HAND
towels
Twilled
weaving
Woven
Dimensions
25.5 (W) (inches)
Accession Number
1949.17G
Credit Line
Gift of George O. Swasey
GUSN
9100
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