Hand Towel

Collection Type

  • Textiles

Date

1900-1930

GUSN

GUSN-225425

Description

White, Irish linen hand towel. Machine-woven fabric. Three-fourths inch border on short-side; one and a half inch border opposite. Embroidered band near one and a half inch border. Bird motif in black stitching; blue cross-hatching fill; two outer undulating lines.

Details

Descriptive Terms

towels
linen (material)
cotton (textile)
geometric patterns
Towel, Hand

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Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Toilet Article

Dimensions

20 x 14 3/4 (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

2001.159