Hand towel

Collection Type

  • Textiles

Date

1800-1840

GUSN

GUSN-9085

Description

Rectangular, off white linen; birdseye twill weave pattern. Selvage edges; hemmed top and bottom; cotton cord tab at each end.

Details

Descriptive Terms

towels
twill
cross-stitching
hand weaving
linen (material)
geometric patterns
Linen
Woven
Cross-stitched
Geometric
Twilled
TOWEL, HAND

Inscription

Cross-stitched at top center: BBW/10 [Whipple]

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Toilet Article

Dimensions

20.25 (W) (inches)

Accession Number

1959.460.7

Places

Probably Rhode Island (United States)
Probably