Hand towel

Collection Type

  • Textiles

Date

1810-1870

GUSN

GUSN-9131

Description

Rectangular, fine white linen; diaper weave. Selvage sides; hemmed top and bottom; tape hanging tab at top.

Details

Descriptive Terms

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

Inscription

Cross-stitched at corner: AD

Maker

Possibly Shakers (Maker)

Location of Origin

Sabbathday Lake, ME, USA, New England

Dimensions

21.5 (W) (inches)

Accession Number

1935.1266

Places

Maine (United States)