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Hand towel

Description

Rectangular, white linen; diamond diaper weave pattern. Selvage sides; hemmed ends.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1844-1846
Inscriptions
Cross-stitched at corner: C [or] G [Sarah Gerry Child (1844-1907)]
Material
cross-stitching
diaper (textile material)
diaper patterns
hand weaving
linen (material)
Object type
Toilet Article
Descriptive terms
Childhood
Cross-stitched
cross-stitching
Diaper
diaper (textile material)
diaper patterns
Geometric
geometric patterns
hand weaving
Linen
linen (material)
Possibly childhood
TOWEL, HAND
towels
Woven
Dimensions
17.5 (W) (inches)
Accession Number
1935.1358
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Ruth Child
GUSN
9129

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