Hand Towel

Collection Type

  • Textiles

Date

1900-1930

GUSN

GUSN-225271

Description

Irish linen hand towel. Machine-woven fabric, muted sky blue color. One, one and a half inch, white linen border. Machine sewn over blue fabric. Three overlaying ivy leaves hand-stitched over border. Two blue leaves on white border, one white leaf over blue fabric. Blue embroidered vine with blue and white berries.

Details

Descriptive Terms

towels
linen (material)
Towel, Hand

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

19 1/2 x 13 1/4 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Helen R. Haddad, Mr. Edward S. Rogerson, Mr. Henry P. Rogerson and William G. Rogerson, Esq.

Accession Number

2001.157

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