Hand towel

Collection Type

  • Textiles

Date

1880-1920

GUSN

GUSN-24316

Description

White linen hand towel w/ embroidered "T" at center of one end and a lace band. Border of towel brocaded in floral band. Lace band is below "T" and arranged in diamond pattern. Hemmed top and bottom edges.

Details

Descriptive Terms

towels
brocading
embroidering
linen (material)
Linen
Embroidered
Brocaded
TOWEL, HAND

Inscription

Embroidered at center: ""T"" Embroidered at back: ""T"" [sewn on label]

Associated Building

Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.),

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Toilet Article

Dimensions

21.25 (W) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker

Accession Number

1998.5190