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Hand towel

Description

Rectangular, off white coarse twill weave fustian. Selvage sides; hemmed ends; tape hanging tab at top.

Details

Maker
Williams, Hannah Davis, 1751-1844 (Maker)
Date
1780-1800
Inscriptions
Cross-stitched at corner: [possibly remains of ""B""?]
Location of origin
Roxbury, MA, USA
Associated Building
Used At Old Homestead.
Material
cross-stitching
fustian
hand weaving
weaving
Object type
Toilet Article
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
Cross-stitched
cross-stitching
fustian
Fustian
hand weaving
TOWEL, HAND
towels
Twilled
weaving
Woven
Dimensions
20.5 (W) (inches)
Accession Number
1928.974
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Catherine W. Faucon
GUSN
9163

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