Hand towel

Collection Type

  • Textiles

Date

1775-1840

GUSN

GUSN-51217

Description

Rectangular, off white linen; huck weave honeycomb pattern. Selvage sides; self fringed ends.

Details

Descriptive Terms

towels
fringe
hand weaving
weaving
linen (material)
textiles
geometric patterns
Linen
Fringe
Leno Weave
Woven
Geometric
Unidentified Textile
TOWEL, HAND

Inscription

Ink at corner: M.A Cushing [possibly - difficult to read last word.]

Associated Building

Used At Spencer-Pierce-Little House,

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Toilet Article

Dimensions

23.5 (W) (inches)

Credit Line

Bequest of Amelia W. Little

Accession Number

1986.1115

Places

Massachusetts (United States)