Hand Towels in Box

Collection Type

  • Textiles

Date

ca.1960

GUSN

GUSN-244390

Description

White linen guest towel, monogrammed "MCM". Scalloped front edge with ocean and ship design. In orginal white square box tied with blue ribbon. Box marked "Wm. Coulson + Sons, 459 Fifth Avenue, US Depot, New York"

Details

Descriptive Terms

towels
stitching
scalloping
ships
monogramming
Linen
Towel, Hand

Inscription

"MCM" (Embroidered)

Maker

Wm. Coulson & Sons (Manufacturer)

Dimensions

11 x 5 1/4 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Patricia Meyers, Charles Sullivan, and Deborah Dusault

Accession Number

2001.264.1-2

Places

Manchester (Hillsborough county, New Hampshire)
New York state (United States)
New Hampshire (United States)
New York City (New York state)

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