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Hand towel

Description

Rectangular, off white linen; huck weave diamond pattern. Selvage sides; hemmed top; raw edged bottom; tape hanging tab at top.

Details

Maker
Knowles, Mehitable (Woodman), 1790-1845 (Maker)
Date
1805-1830
Inscriptions
In ink at bottom: Knowles
Material
hand weaving
linen (material)
weaving
Object type
Toilet Article
Descriptive terms
Geometric
geometric patterns
hand weaving
Leno Weave
Linen
linen (material)
TOWEL, HAND
towels
weaving
Woven
Dimensions
16 (W) (inches)
Accession Number
1923.661
GUSN
9165

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