Towel

Collection Type

  • Textiles

Date

1845-1865

GUSN

GUSN-51241

Description

Each is of rectangular form of un-dyed linen, woven with a diaper diamond pattern. It is hemmed at the top and bottom and salvage edge at the sides.

Details

Descriptive Terms

towels
linen (material)
weaving
lozenges
Linen
Woven
Diamond
TOWEL

Inscription

In in on the upper left corner, on 1986.1139.1 is: C.A. Little/No 18. And on 1986.1139.2 is: C.A. Little/No 16.

Pattern

Diamond

Associated Building

Original to Spencer-Peirce-Little Farm (Newbury, Mass.),

Additional Identification Number

1986.1139.1,2

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Toilet Article

Dimensions

34 x 17.5 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Bequest of Amelia W. Little

Accession Number

1986.1139.1-2

Places

Massachusetts (United States)