End of a towel
42 x 255 cm (16 9/16 x 100 3/8 in.); Legacy dimension: 2.55 x .42
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Unbleached linen gauze; across the end and on the sides are designs of large conventional flowers, set closey together, filling in the spaces between the large flowers are smaller ones. On each end are two narrow borders of drawn work and a sparse fringe. Worked with dark and light blue, red, violet, yellow, white and geen silk, and outlined in black silk.
Bequest of Mrs. Arthur Croft—The Gardner Brewer Collection