Hand towel

Collection Type

  • Textiles

Date

1844-1846

GUSN

GUSN-9129

Description

Rectangular, white linen; diamond diaper weave pattern. Selvage sides; hemmed ends.

Details

Descriptive Terms

towels
diaper (textile material)
diaper patterns
hand weaving
cross-stitching
linen (material)
geometric patterns
diaper patterns
childhood
diaper (textile material)
Linen
Woven
Diaper
Cross-stitched
Childhood
Geometric
TOWEL, HAND

Inscription

Cross-stitched at corner: C [or] G [Sarah Gerry Child (1844-1907)]

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Toilet Article

Dimensions

17.5 (W) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Ruth Child

Accession Number

1935.1358