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Hand towel

Description

Rectangular, fine white linen; diaper weave. Selvage sides; hemmed top and bottom; tape hanging tabs at each end.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1800-1840
Inscriptions
Cross-stitched at top: O CMxH [or Ms] [O in black (accession book says G); CMxH in blue]
Object type
Toilet Article
Places
Maine (United States)
Descriptive terms
Cross-stitched
Diaper
Linen
TOWEL, HAND
towels
Woven
Dimensions
27 (W) (inches)
Accession Number
1935.1267
GUSN
9130

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