Towel

American
18th–19th century


Object Place: USA

Dimensions

94 x 59.5 cm (37 x 23 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

56.863

Medium or Technique

Linen weave with cotton knotted-fringe and braided cotton cord

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Collections

Americas, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Warp: linen; Weft: linen; Design: squares and cross-bars, loosely woven. Knotted cotton fringe looped into hem across bottom, loop of braided cotton cord attached to middle of top of towel.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Jason Westerfield