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Hand towel

Description

Square, off white plain weave linen; hemmed edges. Three woven red dots in corner.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1860-1880
Inscriptions
In ink at corner: W.
Material
hand weaving
linen (material)
machine sewing (technique)
tabby (textile)
Object type
Toilet Article
Places
Probably Maine (United States)
Descriptive terms
hand weaving
Linen
linen (material)
machine sewing (technique)
Machine Sewn
Novelty Weave
tabby (textile)
TOWEL, HAND
towels
Woven
Dimensions
24.25 (W) (inches)
Accession Number
1935.173
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Mary Watson
GUSN
9139

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