Hand towel

Collection Type

  • Textiles

Date

1780-1800

GUSN

GUSN-9163

Description

Rectangular, off white coarse twill weave fustian. Selvage sides; hemmed ends; tape hanging tab at top.

Details

Descriptive Terms

towels
cross-stitching
fustian
hand weaving
weaving
Fustian
Twilled
Woven
Cross-stitched
TOWEL, HAND

Inscription

Cross-stitched at corner: [possibly remains of ""B""?]

Associated Building

Used At Old Homestead,

Maker

Williams, Hannah Davis, 1751-1844 (Maker)

Location of Origin

Roxbury, MA, USA

Object Type

Toilet Article

Dimensions

20.5 (W) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Catherine W. Faucon

Accession Number

1928.974

Places

Massachusetts (United States)