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Hand towel

Description

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

Details

Maker
Possibly Shakers (Maker)
Date
1810-1870
Inscriptions
Cross-stitched at corner: AD
Location of origin
Sabbathday Lake, ME, USA, New England
Material
cross-stitching
diaper (textile material)
diaper patterns
hand weaving
linen (material)
Object type
Toilet Article
Places
Maine (United States)
Descriptive terms
Cross-stitched
cross-stitching
Diaper
diaper (textile material)
diaper patterns
Geometric
geometric patterns
hand weaving
Linen
linen (material)
TOWEL, HAND
towels
Woven
Dimensions
21.5 (W) (inches)
Accession Number
1935.1266
GUSN
9131

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