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Hand towel

Description

Rectangular, white linen; huck weave in honeycomb pattern; woven red stripes at each end. Self fringed edges; selvage sides.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1870-1890
Inscriptions
Stitched at corner: W In ink at other corner: W [stitched, outlined]
Material
fringe
linen (material)
machine-made
weaving
Object type
Toilet Article
Descriptive terms
Fringe
fringe
Leno Weave
Linen
linen (material)
machine-made
Stripe
stripes
TOWEL, HAND
towels
weaving
Woven
Dimensions
18 (W) (inches)
Accession Number
1935.177
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Mary Watson
GUSN
9137

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