Hand towel

Collection Type

  • Textiles

Date

1870-1890

GUSN

GUSN-24405

Description

White linen hand towel in diamond pattern. Initials embroidered in blue on bottom left corner. Plain hemmed edges. Looped hook for hanging sewn to top right corner.

Details

Descriptive Terms

towels
embroidering
linen (material)
Linen
Embroidered
TOWEL, HAND

Inscription

Embroidered on bottom left corner: ""M E H""

Associated Building

Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.),

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

10.5 (W) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker

Accession Number

1998.5249