Hand towel

Collection Type

  • Textiles

Date

1865-1880

GUSN

GUSN-9141

Description

Rectangular, off white, plain weave linen; top, bottom and one side hemmed; cotton cord hanging tab at one end.

Details

Descriptive Terms

towels
hand weaving
linen (material)
machine sewing (technique)
tabby (textile)
Linen
Machine Sewn
Woven
Novelty Weave
TOWEL, HAND

Inscription

Ink at corner: W. [Watson]

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Toilet Article

Dimensions

16.75 (W) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Mary Watson

Accession Number

1935.170

Places

Probably Maine (United States)
Probably