Hand towel

Collection Type

  • Textiles

Date

1820-1825

GUSN

GUSN-9102

Description

Rectangular, off white linen; overall birdseye twill weave pattern. Hemmed top and bottom; selvage sides; tape hanging tabs at ends.

Details

Descriptive Terms

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

Inscription

[Cross-stitched at bottom corner]: CP/19 [Clara Philbrick (1803-1886)]

Associated Building

Used At Judge Joseph Philbrick's Farm,

Maker

Possibly Philbrick, Clara, 1803-1886 (Maker)

Object Type

Toilet Article

Dimensions

24.75 (W) (inches)

Accession Number

1949.20A

Places

New Hampshire (United States)