Hand towel

Collection Type

  • Textiles

Date

1860-1890

GUSN

GUSN-24311

Description

White linen hand towel w/ red brocaded detail. Includes 2 red stripes at either end; these cross 2 stripes running vertically up sides. Floral detail w/in each stripe. Floral damask rows throughout linen. Fringed ends.

Details

Descriptive Terms

towels
brocading
linen (material)
floral patterns
Linen
Brocaded
Floral
TOWEL, HAND

Associated Building

Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.),

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

22 (W) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker

Accession Number

1998.5185