Hand towel

Collection Type

  • Textiles

Date

1790-1840

GUSN

GUSN-46177

Description

Rectangular, off white fine linen; woven in tiny diaper weave. Selvage sides; hemmed top and bottom.

Details

Descriptive Terms

towels
diaper patterns
diaper (textile material)
hand weaving
linen (material)
textiles
diaper patterns
diaper (textile material)
geometric patterns
Unidentified Textile
Linen
Woven
Diaper
Geometric
TOWEL, HAND

Inscription

Ink in corner: Hathaway/5

Related Items

Title Shawl Accession Number NULL

Maker

Possibly Hathaway, Hannah Sherman, 1778-1853 (Maker)
Possibly Hathaway, Margaret Van Tine, 1811-1892 (Maker)
Possibly Hathaway, Lavinia, 1784-1874 (Maker)

Object Type

Toilet Article

Dimensions

27 (W) (inches)

Accession Number

1959.461F