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HAND TOWELS

Made by: Unknown

Currently in storage


About this object

Thirteen pink linen machine embroidered hand towels. The embroidery is white in a scalloped satin stitch on one end of the towel. The opposite end is done in hand drawnwork. The weave of the towels is in a diaper weave.

Category:
textiles
Object name:
HAND TOWELS
Made from:
Linen/cotton
Made in:
UNITED STATES
Date made:
20th c.
Size:
52.1 × 36.2 cm (20 1/2 × 14 1/4 in.)

Detailed information for this item

Catalog number:
45.608.1-13
Class:
Linen
Signature marks:
Credit line:
Bequest of Marjorie Merriweather Post, 1973