American (Andover, Massachusetts)
Object Place: Andover, Massachusetts, United States
114 x 53 cm (44 7/8 x 20 7/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Linen figured twill with cotton embroidery
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Woven in cream-colored linen in lozenge twill. Bordered on all sides by herringbone weave. At each end four very fine stripes of pale pink cotton. Selvedge on both sides. Short fringe on both ends. Three initials embroidered in red almost completely rotted out. Spotted, stained, worn, holes.
Gift of Miss Mary Lee, Guy Hunter Lee, Mrs. Henry Jackson, Mrs. Thornton K. Ware, and Mrs. Joseph T. Walker, in memory of George William Webster Dove