Hand towel

Collection Type

  • Textiles

Date

1920-1930

GUSN

GUSN-24314

Description

White linen hand towel w/ blue and white embroidered decoration at one end. Features a wreath at center flanked by continuous lines of scrolled foliate design. All in alternating blue and white. Hemmed top and bottom edge separated from main body by embroidered band.

Details

Descriptive Terms

towels
embroidering
linen (material)
wreaths (costume accessories)
Linen
Embroidered
Wreath
TOWEL, HAND

Inscription

Stamped at back at hem: ""4150""

Associated Building

Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.),

Maker

Tucker, Ruth Standen (Embroiderer)

Object Type

Toilet Article

Dimensions

26.5 x 14.25 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker

Accession Number

1998.5188

Places

California (United States)