Hand towel

Collection Type

  • Textiles

Date

1890-1910

GUSN

GUSN-24399

Description

Linen hand towel, white, w/ fleur-de-lis design throughout and embroidered scalloped ends. One end embroidered w/ an "S" and foliate design and cut-work just above scallop.

Details

Descriptive Terms

towels
embroidering
linen (material)
fleur-de-lis (motifs)
Linen
Embroidered
Fleur-de-Lis
TOWEL, HAND

Inscription

Embroidered at center: ""S""

Associated Building

Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.),

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Toilet Article

Dimensions

39.5 x 23.5 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker

Accession Number

1998.5247