Hand towel

Collection Type

  • Textiles

Date

1830-1870

GUSN

GUSN-9134

Description

Rectangular, off white, plain weave linen; narrow light blue woven stripes along sides. Selvage sides; hemmed ends. Hanging tab at top. Three red embroidered dots in upper corner.

Details

Descriptive Terms

towels
embroidering
hand weaving
linen (material)
tabby (textile)
stripes
Linen
Woven
Embroidered
Stripe
Novelty Weave
TOWEL, HAND

Inscription

Inked at corner: W [faint]

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Toilet Article

Dimensions

17.25 (W) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Mary Watson

Accession Number

1935.182

Places

Probably Maine (United States)
Probably