Towel

American
late 18th to early 19th century


Object Place: Lexington, Massachusetts, United States

Dimensions

Overall: 88.3 x 48.4 cm (34 3/4 x 19 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

45.636

Medium or Technique

Linen broken twill with linen cord

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

White rectangular towel, diamond pattern, cord loops at center top and bottom

Provenance

Used by the Robbins family of Lexington, MA; Inherited by Dr. Merrell L. Stout from Ellen A. Stone; Gift to the MFA, June, 1945

Credit Line

Gift of Dr. Merrell L. Stout