Towel

American
Late 18th or early 19th century


Object Place: USA

Dimensions

83 x 47.2 cm (32 11/16 x 18 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

56.860

Medium or Technique

Linen weaving

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Warp: linen; Weft: cotton; Design: variation of M’s and O’s, with vertical and horizontal stripes of oblongs forming squares, on small-figured ground. Cream-colored with strip of fringed white linen sewed on one end.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Jason Westerfield