Hand towel

Collection Type

  • Textiles

Date

1876-1899

GUSN

GUSN-51229

Description

Rectangular, white; honeycomb pattern huck weave; narrow bands of drawn work at each end. Hemmed ends; selvage sides.

Details

Descriptive Terms

towels
drawn thread work
weaving
linen (material)
machine-made
textiles
geometric patterns
Linen
Woven
Drawnwork
Leno Weave
Geometric
Unidentified Textile
TOWEL, HAND

Inscription

In ink at corner: D.N. Little [Daniel Noyes Little (1858-1912); Amelia's father.]

Associated Building

Used At Spencer-Pierce-Little House,

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

19.5 (W) (inches)

Credit Line

Bequest of Amelia W. Little

Accession Number

1986.1128.1

Places

Massachusetts (United States)